Aonang Phu Petra Resort, Krabi
Travel Blogs from Ao Nang
This morning we wake up early ready for our 8 hour minibus journey from Penang to Krabi Town. Not the most comfortable of journeys it has to be said! The roads were all really good but on the first minibus they had overbooked and squished 2 extra people in than there were seats for plus luggage. We were then transferred by a rickety old tuck tuck …
I spent a week in krabi for my honeymoon and it is truly a beautiful and relaxing destination. I am sure a lot of people might think of it as "just another beach destination" but krabi is definitely more than that. Krabi is a small destination about 45 mins (by flight) from bangkok. The picturesque beauty of krabi is breath taking. The various …
... paddled past. After canoeing for three hours, we felt we had earned a divine Thai lunch of fish, noodles, shrimps and stir fried veggies sitting by the water. Other than these two fun trips we spent the week relaxing, enjoying the hotel, great food, and David finished two books despite earlier protesting that he wouldn't read this holiday. (We are very proud to have also fitted in at least 3 sessions on insanity!) Next stop: Cambodia and the temples in Siem ...
... amount of time to find a travel agent and buy a ticket to Phi Phi. The boat left about 5minutes after I got to the pier. It poured rain on the boat ride, but fortunately by the time I arrived in Phi Phi the sun was shining!
Phi Phi is meant to be a party island, which is why I thought I would hate it. It is definitely very touristy, especially the town, but I found a little hotel on the edge of town that was close to both the town and the beach, but out ...
... we bought our souvenirs here since they are really cheap here. The market is really crowded though. After that, we headed back to our hotel for our well deserved rest.
And did i mention that there's subway, macdonalds and burger king in Ao Nang? The subway is slightly cheaper than in SG. A 6-inch tuna sandwich costs about 99 Baht as compared to SG which costs SGD 5. And the ingredients are much more "friendly", if you know what i mean,.
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
Spacious rooms, in need of a little sparkle
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