AKA Resort Hua Hin
Travel Blogs from Hua Hin
The Thai King is revered by his people. The Monarchy has no role in governing the people. In extreme cases, he speaks for the people and he is loved by them universally throughout Thailand. His picture can be found on every street corner, in most houses next to the Buddha.
His summer home has always been here on the beach in Hua Hin. For the last several years, since he turned ...
... by a metal mesh wall filled with chunks of grey granite standing approximately 5 meters high and running for about 200 meters. Joe suddenly ducks through a break in the wall, he turns to us and says, "you can also walk along this corridor. It gives you protection from the rain when you are walking to your suite.". Protection from rain! This corridor has been designed to similar specifications to the Kelvedon Hatch secret nuclear bunker in England. Not getting wet shouldn't be ...
... As I was continuing on to Bangkok, he was able to advise me in regards to hotels to stay at in Bangkok and places to go see. As I also wanted to go out and see a nearby temple, winery & waterfalls, he was able to also organise a driver to take me out to these sites, just for the day. Which I'll do on Monday. The guy was really helpful. After coffee I headed down to the central produce markets. The busy cut and thrust of these markets usually happen early in the morning, by now ...
... US", but most of the time I can't get a picture in time. Luckily I did get one this week, and it is posted below. It was a woman riding a motorcycle (scooter) whilst simultaneously holding her baby in one arm. It's actually not uncommon to see at least 4 or 5 people on one bike, and there are always kids sitting in baskets or standing where their parents feet are. Sometimes there are even pigs on the back. I'm trying to find a record the most people on one bike. ...
... such as our bikes which are worth 5 or 6 times what they are back home, they would be gone by now but here in the biggest dodgy area in Thailand nobody touched them, they were respectfully photographed and then simply left alone. Brilliant.
The ride back was uneventful in the extreme. I have been having a slight pulsing through the power-train. With a heavy heart I came to realise the vibrations may have done some permanent damage, ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service