Takolaburi Cultural & Spa Resort

46 Moo 2, Pakarang Beach, Khao Lak, 82190, Thailand | 4 star hotel
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A travel blog entry by jandkross


... until given a banana or some other sort of reward. Only then could they be persuaded to go up another tree. After a couple of hours there were literally hundreds of coconuts on the ground.

I met Phil at his hotel, The Sands, at 4.30pm and we took a taxi over to Bang Niang. We were going to visit the market, of course, but first had a look at the Police Boat, now one of Khao Lak’s landmarks. This was the boat that was guarding the ...

A fairly standard week

A travel blog entry by jandkross


... morning at the office I learned that she was still in Khao Lak and was going to fly directly back to the UK from Phuket on Thursday with Qatar Airways.

On Wednesday we leave at midday for three classes at Tablamu School. Alejandro cried off and so we were down to a team of two, Lym the newly arrived Australian, and me. We had a great afternoon. The children were lively but receptive. The final class is usually with the oldest group, the ...

The team gets bigger and bigger

A travel blog entry by jandkross


... turned up.

We had four classes in all and lunch at the school. It had been a hard day and everyone was exhausted by the end. We had continued our policy of using phrases and sentences however and gained some satisfaction from the results this had produced. We never did discover what had brought about the amazing improvement in the behaviour of the first class.

On Wednesday afternoon we had three lessons to take as usual at Tablamu School. ...

A shaky start to the week

A travel blog entry by jandkross


... to arrive in time to take the third and last class.

There were four of them, Sam and Emily who were English and had already done a month’s teaching, Victor a Venezuelan musician who had also done a few weeks’ teaching and Tim who was American and was in Khao Lak for the diving and hadn’t done any teaching. They were a lively and pleasant group. Unfortunately the one lesson that we were to present was the one that I ...

National holidays and sea gypsy children

A travel blog entry by jandkross


... shook our hands or hugged us as they departed.

All in all today was a much more enjoyable experience than Tuesday had been. Once again John had shown his natural teaching ability and taken charge of the classes. For both John and Veena this was to be their last class. John was heading straight to the airport from the school, and Veena too would be leaving on Monday morning. I felt a little apprehensive about what lay in store for me next week.


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This 4 star hotel is located on 46 Moo 2, Pakarang Beach, Khao Lak.
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