Lanta River Sand Bungalow
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... had to be around which beach did we wanted to stay! We chose the Long Beach as it is apparently more popular with backpackers. Then we had to choose the type of accommodation; luxury resort, beach front bungalows, bamboo huts, or guesthouses... We thought a guesthouse would be just great but our very nice and very honest "has nothing to gain from lying" tuk tuk driver replied with:
- No; there are no guesthouses on Long Beach.
- Fair enough, ...
... these problems by adjusting Ron's mask and altering our course slightly. That's diving, sometimes these things happen. We saw plenty of marine life during our first dive, including some unusual sea moths, big schools of chevron barracuda, cornet fish, giant clams and lots more. When we reached the surface 52 minutes later, Ron looked like he'd done a round with Mike Tyson! His mask had caused such a squeeze that one of his eyes had swollen up! We stopped for at least a one hour ...
We hired a moped from our hotel to explore Koh Lanta. Paul had seen fisherman with harpoons and really wanted to try it so we headed for the islands only tackle shop who unfortunately didn't rent them out. After riding around the outskirts of the island, we arrived at Old Town which used to be the main town but the other side of the island has taken over now. We walked down the pier and walked along the rocky beach looking for wildlife. Paul found a hermit crab on the beach ...
... or BBQ nights. BBQ night was particularly memorable. A storm hit the island which cut the power for the rest of the evening, and BBQ night turned into soggy lettuce and tomato night avec a lot of Chang beer to compensate the hunger void. A lock-in with candle light and karaoke followed (naturally!), and the 'be your own barmaid' attitude made what started out as a shambles of a dinner out turn into one of the most memorable nights in Thailand. If only I ...
... Fat Jesus by us from The Hangover, he was his twin! Jess headed back when me and Ellie headed to the beach party. En route we stopped at a piercing place for Ellie to get her nose pierced, something shed wanted done for ages but needed some alcohol for confidence so now was an opportune time. I was bullied into getting it done with her but said she had to go first! I watched the man literally pierce her nose with a sterile stud and knew straight away that wasn't how it's done seeing ...