Villa Santi Hotel
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If all days over the next 3 months are like the one we had today then I'll be a happy man. After a filling breakfast we were picked up at 9am and driven all of 5 minutes to the boat landing point. Due to it being low season and us having booked a private tour we had a long tail boat all to ourselves. The sun was out and we cruised along the Mekong …
So our time in Chiang Mai came to an end. We had a very easy morning which involved a lay in, breakfast and an episode of "A cabbie abroad" on BBC Iplayer. I'd found out that our flight to Luang Prabang would be on a prop plane which caused me to start freaking out, but the flight over was un eventful even if the plane looked like someone had built …
We left the hotel today at 8:30 AM and went to the morning market. It was a busy place with people selling everything from fruits and vegetables to fish and frogs and even wood for cremation. Not what we see in our markets. Noticed the vendors enjoying their breakfast with a beer. Little too early for us. We then boarded our "long" boat for the two …
The day started at 6 AM since we wanted to be in front of the hotel by 6:30 to see the procession of Monks receiving alms from the people. They proceed from their Wats in a single line down the main street. They open their "bowls" as they pass by each person giving them food. They only eat two meals a day and the quantity depends on what they …
No wake up call today since it is a travel day and we only have one sight to see before going to the airport. Nattaya picked us up at 10 AM for the ride up the mountain to Doi Suthep and the Wat Prathat Temple.. The temple is near the peak at 3000+ feet. The original road was built in the 1200’s in a little over 5 months by a monk and his 30, …
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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