The Blue Orchid Resort
Travel Blogs from Moalboal
... 8216;proper’ beach i walked to White Beach about 8km further up the coast one day which has a very nice beach and was very pleasant. Didn’t do any diving (again) whilst here as other divers told me the visibility wasn’t great and i didn’t want to experience yet another **** dive. I did however go snorkelling off Pangasama where there are huge shoals of sardines just a few meters from shore and they were pretty awesome to ...
... We chilled for the rest of the day sprawled out on our sun loungers lapping up the sun, the mountain view and taking the occasional dip in our swimming pool. After the heavens decided to open, she finally twisted my arm to watch The Artist which I had been avoiding... I have to say I liked it ALOT! Don't tell K I said that though! By evening it was time for Kirst's next birthday surprise! Dinner at the Badian restaurant was luxurious and ...
... extend our visa's so that was the important thing to do here. The French couple filled the forms, paid their money and got the visa. Me, I paid for a full 3 month visa in Thailand and thought that was fine but it started early so needed a ten day extension, no it seems I paid for a 21 day visa which is given free on entry and now I had over stayed so I had to pay a fine and pay for an ID card that lasts a year as I am here for over 59 days, played the sympathy card to the ...
... as we want. Shame that the camera died, or else I would have stayed longer.
Back to Moalboal and lunch. So exhausted already after the swimming. Need to refuel ourselves before the afternoon dive.
2:15pm. Destination: Ludo
Water visibility is not as great due to the strong wind and rain before hand. Nevermind. Still managed to see some marine life. Our DM Larry was so kind hearted. He was ...
... the reference line (big rope anchored to the ground) and stop at the bottom for the girlfriend to pick up my weights. We then begin the relatively slow slanted descent down to 30m. It's all fine at first, my mask is leaking a little water, I contemplate taking it off but then think if I **** up putting it back on at this depth I'm in trouble. I'd rather deal with tasting a bit of water.
We reach about 24m and about 6 foot away from us swims a big ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet