Royal Lanta Resort and Spa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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Kris and I, having spent plenty of time on the service side of the busiest of rushes, are big fans of going to bars, restaurants, hotels, and anywhere else during off times. We knew that when we signed up to be in Thailand during the off season we were risking high heat, monsoons, and closed attractions. We've seen plenty of heat and businesses taking a couple months off during the slow times, but luckily the monsoons decided to hold off a ...
... that culminates with 'basically, we won't get fooled again". It seems each island is discovered by tourists, has it's moment as the 'off the beaten path' island, thus inevitably becomes the cool place to go, grows to fast for itself, etc.... The one Island that through word of mouth, travel books, self important travel bloggers(3), etc...always gets mentioned as "laid back" "unspoiled" is Ko Lanta, so that is where we set our sights (4). We have felt ...
... time wandering around the streets, taking it easy and made our onward connection, via the bus and boat network to Koh Lanta which we finally settled on as a quiet (hopefully) base for a while – let’s hope we can find the calm and serenity we want from Koh Lanta. We loved Bangkok but wanted to escape the crowds of gross tourists, who all seem to share a brain cell, a brain cell which is fully tanked up on cheap Chang beer, and is unanimously in search of the cheap happy ...
... There was an ordinary type seat, a small sink and barely enough floor space for our luggage. It was also weirdly extremely cold! We had paid extra to go 1st class with our own cabin and were pretty glad we had! Still, we were comfortable enough watching Bangkok go by out the window until it got dark and then an attendant came and made up our beds. The seat ended up as bunk beds and they gave us sheets, pillows with cases and a blanket each (thank goodness). It was ...
... become a part of this place for us, and I strongly believe that this place will become a part of you and that it will stay in your hearts and your minds for the rest of your lives.
When we met you told me that you have been a couple since end of September 1997. That was 17 years ago. You were 19 years old Michael, and Laura, you were seventeen looking forward to your eighteenth birthday.
Since that time, the two of you did all the things young ...