Saeng Thong Hotel
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... gear, tucked our trousers into our socks and readied our cameras. Oh and on that note, I've been picked on for the use of the 'discovery channel lens' by everyone. When I got it out to take pictures of butterflies, they all laughed at me. They'll be sorry when they see my super awesome butterfly pictures!
When we were ready to go we met the tour guide and driver who handed out packed lunch of...you guessed it, rice and chicken! I was offered the opportunity of sitting in ...
... away. They go to school in Isan which is North East Thailand so coming down to the beach was the most fun for them!
We really enjoyed the time with GEC. We had a lot of fun with the staff and got to relax and take it easy before we start teaching on Monday.
Mai pben Rai is used more frequently now between us.
No worries indeed.
6:00 am - Wake up and get ready for the day. Everyone meets in the common room and checks the board for their duties for the day.
Today we are assigned with Athe (Leader, she is from France and has been at WRC for over 6 weeks with another 4 weeks to go)
We are assigned to Primates 2, which are the gibbons in the forest area.
OMG - got into the kitchen and the counters were covered with dead flying termites and there was an extra large bug in the ...
... dipping my hair in my dinner because it felt like straw at the ends but we have now worked out that it’s the chlorine absolutely destroying it!
We had our first lunch with Nana and Pa in their room, sorry Pa, I have to add it, I asked Pa to hold my Fanta while I brought my chair in and he was quick to pipe up "Oh yes, I’ll have some" I had no idea what he meant (na´ve me) but I quickly worked it out when Nana and mum were rolling around ...
... not easy on a very busy freeway, then followed the small windy road through the rice paddies until we arrived. At one section on the road heading to the house, there were lots of monkeys on the side of the road - they just sit there - not frightened by the cars. they were so cute!
Where we are staying is owned by Sassie, a Thai and David a Brit, in their Greek inspired home. We have access to the whole bottom level, 2 bedrooms, a bathroom, a ...