Royal Lanta Resort and Spa
Travel Blogs from Ko Lanta
I finally made it here 14 hours later than planned. Since I planned to arrive at night anyawy I only really missed a morning and paid for night I was not here. Royal Lanta is pricey, and while lovely, it is not a 5 star resort. But this is a very popular tourist area especially for Europeans so it is more expensive. Still cheap by American …
Bon voila, la c'est la fin... enfin la fin des plages de Thailande, par contre on est pile poil a la moitie de notre voyage... donc si vous en avez deja marre de nous lire... eh ben c'est po fini! Kho Lanta est a environ 20 km de Kho Phi Phi. On y est arrive en bateau. Evidemment a Kho Lanta on a fait de la survie... heureusement on etait les deux …
... and it quite literally melted into the sea. it bought tears to my ears. I'd never witnessed such an amazing show my mother nature, no words could describe watching it, we were all left speechless , all I could utter was; WOW, over and over again. (see photos - I have loads but only out up a couple)
Oh I actually went for a run too! On the first night I blew a fun fuse and was violently ill (again), so I decided it was time to treat my body ...
... several times just to make sure they worked and making us all fly forward however there wasn't much room for moving in that the minivan. Eventually we arrived at Hat Yai after about 7 hours where we were due change to get a bus to Malaysia, thank god that horrendous bus journey was over however we still had anther long one through the night to come. After a little wait we boarded out next bus which was a coach! Yes! Not a tiny little minivan, the seats ...
... were preparing for a festival in the evening. The festival lasts for two days and has several contests and themes; the main attraction this evening being a 'Prettiest Ladyboy' contest. We continued our journey to the very southern tip of Koh Lanta to the Sea Gypsy Village, and this is where the road stopped. We turned the bike around, without me having to get off, then went back the way we had come. After a couple of kms. we cut across the mountains to Klong Nin, ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet