Royal Nakara Ao Nang
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TravelPod Member ReviewsRoyal Nakara Ao Nang
Ok hotel, needs some updating.
Although it has a pool, there is NO WHERE to sit by it!
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another little propeller plane to take me to Krabi. I think I was sitting in
the coffee shop for longer than the actual plane journey! It was about 30
So I’ve arrived at my final destination. I feel a bit sad that I have no more
places to go to. I think I’ve …
After our return from Phang Nga Bay, Drew took Malmuirie back into the Yacht Maven marina... looks like his sailing is over for the monsoon season which is kicking in, and it makes it easier with three of us on board.
We decided to head to Railey Beach for a few days which was beautiful as always, leaving the marina we got a lift out the main road and caught a local bus to Krabi followed by a songhew to Ao Nang. From Ao Nang ...
... and little islands everywhere. It was like Halong Bay all over again - in a good way. We stayed at The Emerald Garden Resort which was a bit of a random pick when I booked. It is a series of cottages within the trees. There are a few pools, pool table, mini library and a restaurant. The distance to the beach is only a 5-10 minute walk so all was good - whew. We went out to dinner next ...
... we were in the queue for the ferry. A short ferry ride, a drive across one island and then an even shorter ferry ride and we were on Koh Lanta. We decided to turn right but the street narrowed up considerably and we needed to get some motorbike tuk tuks to move so that we could fit. It didn't help that a passenger ferry had also arrived and there were people with luggage coming the other way.
We eventually found our way to lovely Phra ...
... really nice food and strawberry shakes at a nice bar down the road and then organised our transport to get to Koh Phi Phi the next day while recovering! We then went down into the town by the beach and had a browse around the shops, there were absolutely loads and we saw lots of stuff which we wish we bought but didn't as we expected everything to be better and cheaper in Bangkok! We then had an early night, ready for collection for our long journey the following ...