White Sand Resortel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Room service
- Reduced mobility rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews White Sand Resortel Patong
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... and face & neck massage. About $10. When we came out, Michael looked in the mirror and was convinced he looked lounger. I think he needs to make an appointment with one of the many optometrists here in Patong. I wasn't so easily convince about the facial's rejuvenating powers, although it was relaxing. Walked around the shopping complex, then we had to get back to the hotel to be on time for our complimentary back massage. After the massage we then went to the hotel swimming ...
... pool. Most days Ben would start the day with a swim in the pool. I would tend to jump into the pool later in the afternoons.
We would order breakfast from room service. We enjoyed each morning of freshly squeezed mango juice, coffee, scrambled eggs, bacon, fresh watermelon and toast. For dinner we'd walk down the beach where there were 2-3 restaurants that was right on the beach.
The sunsets were beautiful! The days were HOT and it motivated us to ...
... in confined water and 5 times in open water!
The skill that I found the most challenging was undoubtedly the one which consists of un-masking yourself underwater, placing the mask onto your face again, gusting all the salt water out, and afterward opening your eyes. I can hardly open my eyes in a swimming pool; you can't possibly conceive the awful sensation that you feel when opening your eyes with salt ...
... man street a little man comes up too close to us and says "marriarrrrnaaw" and pinches his nose. That's what it sounded like to me anyways. What he actually said was "marijuana" and when he pinched his nose it meant cocaine. He wanted to sell us drugs. Here, when they sell drugs to tourists its not uncommon for them to call the cops as soon as you walk away to come fine you. If you dont have the money you are arrested. We practically have to push him out of the way. ...
We are writing to you from sunny Phuket, and boy did we have quite a journey to get here. In our last blog we were in Chiang Mai and we decided that we wanted to head north towards the coast and islands where we have booked a resort for Christmas with a couple of stops along the way to break up the journey.
To begin we chose our first stop to be in Ayutthaya, and ancient city about an hour away from Bangkok ...