YMCA Collins House International
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... I will upload some photos once I sort out my camera.
The food is amazing but realized after the first day that i need to ask for things to be Thai spicy as they tone it down for westerners!!
To avoid extending my stay in the hostel again (and end up staying in Bangkok for 3 months), Ive booked to go to Chiang Mai tomorrow and leave on the sleeper train at 735pm, its a 15hrs ish (I think) ...
... and games until we went to leave until we went to leave and got told we owed over 6000 baht! We managed to push our way out of the place past a tiny, angry Thai lady who gave us a push back and a lot of shouting. Pete got pushed down a few stairs as we left but everything goes was ok and didn't get hurt. Ended up having a good laugh about it when we got back to the bar! Lesson learnt though - always pay for it up front! The second highlight happened ...
... really enjoyable. After our cruise up and down the river we visited Wot Arun which is a beautiful mosaic covered pyramid structure temple on the banks of the river. You could climb halfway and get the most fantastic view of the city! The Wats in Bangkok all have a different meaning with Wat Arun representing Peacefulness and Wat Pho success and fulfilment. Saturday 2nd Today we waved goodbye to bangkok as we were heading north for the historical old city of ...
... it was there) and fell on my bottom. After an hour I had to get off so we could go and find dad and grandad. ( they had left to go get a coffee) We went up two floors and found them sitting at a small coffee shop, dad looked very tired. We didn't spend long at the coffee shop before we had to go get dinner. We went to a place where you got a container and filled it up with whatever you liked. I had pasta and dad had a curry thing. Once we were ready to go, we jumped in ...
... out this was a BIG mistake)
We had a more successful night out, the nightlife was really busy and I was expecting everybody to be thrown out of the bars by curfew 9pm, but it was almost like there was no curfew, until 10pm when everyone started heading back to D&D inn, for a midnight rooftop pool party! Our first drunken night out meeting other travellers.
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