AKA Resort Hua Hin
Travel Blogs from Hua Hin
I went to Hua Hin to see some old friends, but the day before there was a horrific storm. The streets were partly flooded, trees blown down and power was cut off all night. We found one place open for dinner right by the road, where we had candle-light BBQ. Fortunately it did clear up the next day, so I ...
Woke up at about 8am, rolled over and went back to bed, advantages of being on holiday. Had a an okay night sleep, had to turn the air conditioning off during the night, too cold. I think the minimum temperature is about 23 degrees, rising to a maximum of 30 to 32 degrees. Breakfast lychees, juice, scrabbled eggs & bacon, toast & tea.
Headed off to town, caught one of the town's local buses, open air back with seats facing each other, cost 10 baht, (35c). Or you could take ...
... time to time. A big delight was the moment of seeing new volunteers also progress to being leaders themselves, and the new ideas and inspiration this brought to daily routines.
Learning the elephants stories, what they were each rescued from, seeing pictures of them just afterwards and being able to compare those with their progress, was an enlightening and emotional process. I had never known that an elephants back was its weakest point, capable of carrying no more ...
... now. Been suffering with tooth ache since Friday evening so off to the tooth doctor I go, she takes X-ray and says its broken and needs to come out and whilst your in the chair you may as well have the old root that's doing nothing out as it will give you problems later, ok take em both, when can you do it, now, wow that's service and stops you worrying about going back. Old root out with no problem, the one that's giving me gip took half hour of pulling to come out and I'm in more pain ...
... at first until I remembered they pee and poo on the beach. Nasty!
The next day we decided to try out a different beach. We got in the tuktuk and off we went. Sadly the beach we went to was no nicer but our tuktuk driver took us to a Thai beach that isn’t mentioned very often in the tourist world. It was really nice and we were the only forang people there. Obviously all the Thai’s looked at us. First of all Thai people don’t wear bathingsuits and try ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service