Twin Lotus Resort & Spa
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Outdoor pool
Travel Blogs from Ko Lanta
Getting a little slack at writing these entries but in our defence the wifi at lotus resort is a pain and keeps cutting out...something everyone's moaned about here but then you sit back...look around and think is that all we have to moan about?! So we turned up at the port to other girls horror with nowhere to stay...no ideas in mind apart from …
... we stayed a couple of days in Phuket and saw the renowned price-gouging first hand. We had ****** internet so just spent our whole time swimming instead of blogging :) After a couple days there we hopped on the ferry to Koh Phi Phi, where they filmed The Beach. We switched right over to another ferry that brought us to Ko Lanta, and through a combination of poor planning, poor decisions, and excessive enthusiasm for sight seeing ...
... Raül went over the skills with Ron at the surface, then underwater (approximately 5m deep). It didn't take long, Ron remembered and completed the skills easily and quickly, as Raül said "it's like riding a bike". So off we went, on my first fun dive in the lagoon of Ko Haa. The visibility was superb, we could see at least 25m ahead! The first dive didn't go without problems though. Ron had issues with his mask leaking, I had issues equalising my right ear, but we managed ...
... too drunk to walk back. After a little chat I mentioned a guitar I saw lying on the side, he ran over and gave it to me to play a bit. I tried to teach him a song but got a bit carried away just playing - he didn't seem to mind! He and Nicole had a little sing along (as best they could without knowing the words) and everybody was very happy!
It was then nearly sunset so we bid our friend farewell, he taught Nicole 1 to 10 in Thai when giving us ...
... to is decent but apparently the sunset is insane, so we head on out to catch it at about 6pm. A huge cloud blocks the sun out, but it's still pretty spectacular and I suddenly have memories of the beach nights we spent in Oz watching the sunsets there. Sounds pretty cheesy, but until you witness one in a tropical climate, the chances are that you won't understand. Another lairy night at the 'party bar' next door is in store, this should be ...