Royal Embassy Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Kamala
... a clinic for the animals.
In the end we decided we would go see for ourselves, so we booked their one day safari tour which added a couple of elements that we found attractive. It included a trip to Khao Sok National Park which was quite north of us, so it would give us an opportunity to see a different part of Thailand. It also featured a canoe paddle down the Sok River and that sounded interesting.
At 7:45 we were picked ...
... but damn hot. I don't believe the thermometer has dipped below 27c since our arrival. The 'sweater weather' in Florida sounds pretty good right now. Thank goodness the condo has a good A/C system. It has been a safe harbor from the heat....so has the pool and the ocean....lots of dips to cool off every day.
As far as an exotic part of the world, Thailand is ...
... they were on a similar trek as ours except in the opposite direction with a stopover here and then onto an extended stay in London, then onto Kingston, then back to Brussels to take part in an ANZAC memorial service there. So they were covering lots of miles as well. They gave us some tips about some things to see when we visit Sydney and had a nice chat until the lights came down and the show started.
It opened with much ...
... it to be.
We had booked a private transfer with “the Boss”, who had let us down at the airport when we first arrived. This time there was no problem and a smart air conditioned car arrived to collect us 15 minutes early. We travelled down the busy coastal highway and crossed the bridge to the island of Phuket. It is a large island and it was a further half hour’s drive across the island to Kamala Beach, where we planned to ...
... get back is a wall of blank. Yes we could see our room first (it was quite nice, very large), no they didn't take card only cash and yes they did want me to write all my details on a form (I don't really know what they are going to do with my English address - send me junk mail?).
I managed to get directions to the nearest cashpoint and with great trepidation put my card into its mouth, expecting that it would not ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool