The Tide Resort
Travel Blogs from Chon Buri
... Get back to the nice apartment, unpack, eat pizza and have a few drinks now we have a fridge. Then head to the trapeze show on Ethel as we’ve named her – the oldest functioning motorbike in Thailand. If she stops, Cass needs to kick start her, makes junctions interesting. But she has character, Ethel. The trapeze show consists of free beer, bbq and a chance to have a go on the trapeze before the experts take over. Not good with heights, my heart is hammering but the ...
Same day, a little further down the
coast in Chonburi, was a beach called Nang Ram. This would be our
final stop of the day, and probably the highlight of the student's
entire trip. Here, the teachers all sat around a table in the shade
and ate a lot of food. The students all went swimming in the blue
water, with lots of clothes on. Isaan culture is very conservative
and the students dressed accordingly. I wore a shirt also to hide my
- Happen to meet teachers on a day tour -
A: Hi, It's nice day, isn't it? I'm from Korea. She's my wife. Where are you from?
B: Hi, Nice to see you. I'm from Holland. She's my friend.(Her friend sat beside the driver. We sat in the middle, Slovenian couple before un and a German lady behind us with the Holland teacher.)
C: Hi, I'm from Germany. Nice to meet you. So, you husband and wife are on a tour together. Looks ...
Thursday was the epitome of Sports Days at Anubanchon. We've been building up to this day for weeks, training during all non-instruction hours (and, often, during classes). The kids were primed and ready, and I was ready to be done with it all. A little while before Sports Day, we were instructed to tell the office our size for our new sports shirt. This was to be worn with our Friday sports pants. It was, of course, to be made of ...
... ll be ok". Made us both laugh when one helpful local on a moped shouted "no lights... no good for you" as he passed and nearly knocked me off, useful advice we thought. Managed to get within 3 puddles of home when I slipped off and covered my white linen trousers (another lapse of common sense) in bright red mud, needless to say they now look like some horrific tye dyed affair! All good fun. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking