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Hi So we arrived in bangkok on time after very long couple of flights. Jumped in a metered taxi which took us all the way from the airport to the hotel and cost about £7. when we got the hotel, the room we had reserved wasnt available, so instead they gave us an executive suite, which was amazing! stunning views over the city, two bathrooms …
... with her form and 200baht, only to get this stamped and then have to queue somewhere else to get the shirt! The ice coffee was **** too.
Once inside the actually palace it was packed, incredibly hot and rammed with people. I was not really enjoying it. Yeah it was impressive, but to be honest it was just like any other temple. People everywhere were driving me nuts, plus it was so super hot and sticky. As my good friend Andy puts ...
... since travelling. In fact it was quite a fair way ahead of schedule - not that I'm complaining. On arrival, the reigns were taken over by Charlotte who of course knew the lingo, so was able to show me the way. The airport was quite a modern one! And through all the custom officials I encountered, it seemed that on first impressions, Thai people were very friendly. Into a cab then back to Charlotte's place. She spent most of the ...
... and tolerated by the owners who would send him waddling on his way with a gentle nudge of their foot. We left the market for the twilight walk back to our hotel, content and exhilirated at the prospect of an extended stay in this country.
The next morning we hired bicycles and further explored the local streets, which were a mix of schools, private houses and square scummy-looking wetlands that hosted hundreds of turtles (I had to restrain ...
... a selection of condiments like chile flakes, fish sauce, etc. Very tasty. Kelcy started out with some noodles and veggies and then the noodles in broth. The place was a cool room overlooking an inviting pool.
At the room, we carefully organized our packs. We put the stuff we know we wouldn't need into the bottom of my pack, like jackets and shoes. Some effort was put into learning phrases like "Hello" and "Thank ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service