The Plaza Hotel Bangkok
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... taking his shoes off! Our penultimate stop was a vineyard built in the Italianate style, again on the edge of yet another lake. The buildings were villas with true terracotta roofs and looked completely out of place. Our guide said that the estate is owned by a rich American who married an Italian girl and the vineyard project is the only one of its kind in Southern Thailand. We got to sample the wines and they were very good as was lunch, although the ...
... things perhaps a little more than our budget was anticipating!
It is an amazing city, as most capital cities are and is far bigger than anticipated but the public transportation only covers a portion of it, unfortunately, I am not from South London and am unaware of this kind of limitation and am struggling to adapt. I'd love to get a bus but the whole experience seems far too daunting and ...
... We need a few things at the supermarket so we call in on our way back. The lady at our till spots my basket as she's loading our purchases into a plastic bag "I make this same! same! when I was young. But I forget now" what a shame. In Thailand discarded plastic bags are every where. They litter the streets and beaches, and hang in their millions in bushes and trees, if only these skills were not being lost and there were more baskets being made and used.
... morning and I think Ma and I are going to go to the Chatuchak weekend market which should be fun.
I'm sure I missed out on at least a few things in this slightly belated and a bit rushed at the end blog, so I will likely remember more stuff and add it to tonight's blog post.
To make up for this...pictures! Just kidding. I got in a conversation about Southern Thailand with some guys who just arrived from Germany and now I need to run to get ...
... put on my swim shorts and a singlet and get ready for the crazy water fight for a couple of hours. I walk out of the hotel and it's crazy. There are people everywhere running around throwing water and squirting water guns at anyone that walks past them. Luckily in the hotel they are selling water proof bags for your phone and money. I walk out and within two minutes I am soaking. I go to the closest person selling the water guns and I get the best one available.