Travel Blogs from Ko Samui
Well, we'd hate to think that some would question our travel credentials owing to the fact that we're sat just outside our room listening to the sea lapping luxuriously at the golden sand, the only real work being done is by the ants carving fresh supply lines across the beach. A strip of stalls restaurants and shops that can only be described as ' …
Well we are a bit naughty and have totally slacked off in the blog entries and daily activities for that matter and become lazy beach bums who sleep in till 10am and take afternoon naps before going to bed around 8:30pm!
I blame it on the heat though and as tempting as it is to run the air con 24/7 we have been …
Flew down to the island of Koh Samui on Friday afternoon from Chiang Mai. We left a little reluctantly after a great week in the northern city but are now glad we made it down here. We're staying in an awesome little hotel called The Lodge right on the beach at the Bo Phut Fisherman's Village. Bo Phut is supposed to be the the nice quiet area of …
... noticing that in an hour he had made his way halfway through a bottle of the local mind numbing hooch. It was almost as if I was asking directions to a remote village in the Himalayas.
We had a pre cocktail ride out to Thong Krut Bay and walked for an hour along a beach of crushed coral. It was quiet, calm and a million miles away from the chaos of Chaweng.
This evening on a nostalgic farewell scooter ride we went to Lamai for dinner. We stayed in a hut twenty ...
... point and took some gorgeous pics (which I'll include in my next post once I figure out what a start up disc is and why it is full, and then I'll be able to load all of my pics properly from my camera). We then rented snorkelling gear and went out for an hour or two. The girls checked out the coral while I flailed around nervously searching for things trying to eat or sting us. It's miraculous I never remember the full extent of my fear of sharks until I'm helplessly staring ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility