Travel Blogs from Ko Lanta
As we have a good routine of hiring a motorbike to find accommodation and the fact that it's failsafe- we stuck to it!
I left the girls at the pier while I went off in search of a motorbike and a room. I struck gold when I found Salatan Resort, with a big clean fan room and a swimming pool for 400 Baht a night it was easy …
... to wonder why we chose to spend our last holiday weeks in this area. The highlight of our stay there was finding a beautiful Italian restaurant whose friendly owners declined our tip because it was too large, and then gave us a ride home because it was raining!
After rainy Krabi we went to Ao Nang for a few days to be closer to the islands. Luckily the weather improved and settled into normal "Green Season" patterns which means possibly a bit of rain ...
... get around, it was pretty late the first day we arrived so we just had a drive around to get to grips with where we were staying / where the restaurants and bars where etc. The first evening we ended up going out quite late (9pm) and lots of places were empty so we went to a little Italian and had a lovely stone baked pizza - reminded us of the ones we used to get in Seyssel!
Saturday 20th July:
We had a great breakfast ...
... we found ourselves up there with him. The memories of the rest of the night are vague.
Waking up the next morning was not pleasant. The fan only moved the hot air around and my head was thumping and my tongue tasted like one of my missing flip flops.
We walked back to the North beach for a day in the sun. On the way, I found one of the missing flip flops but the matching one never turned up. After a few minutes of sun, I had had enough ...
... and papaya salad, then had fish Thai curry and Tom Yum soup for main course, followed by mango with sticky rice for dessert! We were stuffed (obviously). But everything was so delicious and I couldn't have ended our trip in Thailand any better. I packed my backpack in 7 minutes and started typing this blog. K has been packing her backpack for over 30 minutes. Still a ...
We have been staying here a week now after only planning to stop one night. This place is amazing value for money, you're room is cleaned every day which does not always happen in the cheaper accommodation in Thailand and the family that run it are so sweet they really look after you. 10 out of 10!
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