Travel Blogs from Pattaya
... fishing, I have got up very early on many occasions to get some fish, but after no sleep on the deck of a boat, 3 hours after just spending a solid 4 hours fishing, and at 5am - are they mad? Im sure one of the guys, the oldest, didn't even sleep. It was funny, although they had a **** load of gear in their tackle box and had all the rods I didn't think that any of them struck me as regular or particularly great fisherman. It just seemed like a casual hobby to them from what I was ...
... t like it, especially when the snake started to coil around me, that he removed the snake straight away.
We left the next morning and took a bemo to the local bus station for our bus back to Bangkok. On the bus I noticed that I'd lost one of my rings, I was really sad that I'd lost it as it was the handmade ring I'd brought in Otavalo, Ecuador. Oh well, gives me an excuse to go back and get another one ...
... collapsing in the house a tired, sweaty, relieved man…
Shortly after this the heavens opened, putting into jeopardy our evening plans, which involved heading out to one of the floating restaurants which are anchored a few hundred metres from Pattaya Beach - the main opponent to proceedings was Mrs Burton, but we persuaded her that she must attend on the basis that it was Mother’s Day, that most venerable of days. So it was that we ...
... the only performers. We were amazed to see what they had been trained to do – play darts with a balloon dartboard, bowl, play basketball, and even paint a Christmas tree on a t-shirt using their trunks. (Of course, these T-shirts were then made available for purchase by the crazily eager crowd waving bills in the air.) At the end of the show, I was picked from the crowd to go out into the arena and was lifted up into the nook formed by 2 elephants’ trunks. ...
... 2 slacks, 2 shirts and 2 ties that are all made to fit my elongated body.....it is not a bad deal. And as luck would have it I have found some use since then.
But we headed down to Pattaya with my buddy Sam (he still was living in BKK at the time). He met us down there at night for some drinking and debauchery. There is a sad part to this story though, I could not drink that night.
So the first day in ...
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- Shuttle bus service
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- Wheelchair accessibility