The Venice Palace Hotel
Travel Blogs from Narathiwat
... piece of paper was apparently insufficient. Fortunately the hotel owner got it done for me locally for a few bucks and in about ten minutes.
Then a certified translation of one page of my papers by an agency in Bangkok, sent by express mail, Malay insurance after that and I should be set.
Nothing much to do in this village!
5:00 am train from kuala lipis to tumpat. It is the extreme north east of Malaysia.don't really know why we decided to choose this stop, most probably simply didn't choose. The last stop of the line was the natural end of this two days started in the first station of the ktm east line. Today more than yesterday we had a vibe of ...
Sungai Kolok, as most border towns, does have its notorious reputation.
Apart from trade between the 2 countries, main activity here evolves around providing sex to Malays crossing the border and most hotels work by ...
... we could notice, probably because not many tourists take this route, but be wary as people do seem to take a more keen interest in you presence (by way of staring) than elsewhere in Thailand. Sungai Kolok has been bombed in the past, and as such there is a small army presence there, but they have no interest in interfering with tourists. Once checked out by Thailand customs, walk across the bridge into Malaysia and check in there.
In this area ...