Travel Blogs from Sattahip
We landed back in Bangkok at Don Muang airport on Friday evening and were met by the lovely Jaa and Paul who had just returned from their trip to Bali a few days previously.
We spent the night at their Bangkok house, meeting yet more of their cute dogs and some evil chickens. We had dinner in a big shopping mall up the road which had an H&M, a Topshop and a Uniqlo!! But the clothes were about double the price of the same in the UK so I didn't buy anything.
... the clasps out of scrap metal. It was truly amazing to watch. While we had lunch (noodles) Non glued our bracelets to the clasps and let them dry. Between lunch and our arvo ride I read (Water For Elephants). Our arvo ride went fairly quickly but it was good. We hung around the main tourist area at first and then went and showered the elephants. As we finished up our rides, 5 bus loads of tourist came so we had to wait for ...
... caught a tuk tuk to Underwater World (25min drive). It was pretty disappointing. It was so small and the animals weren't very happy. We tried to make the most of it though. We then caught a tuk tuk to the Floating market. We had sticky rice and mango. Eric and I went in the Water Ball. It was a lt f fun but it felt as though you were in a plastic bag. It was hard to coordinate both of us running at the same time and I ended up tumbling head over ...
... in which we got clipped on to the zip line and pushed off the edge. Flying across the water was truly amazing. Once I landed at the other side I waited for Aj to cross. We then both climbed higher, got clipped on the zip line and for pushed off the edge again. It was such a rush. We then got to choose our photo and upload straight to Facebook for 100tbh. Next we came to a large pond of Koi ...
... we had to hold while they preyed and made offerings so we would be safe whilst riding our elephant. The Ceremony took 20mins and then Non & I took Punsup to a creek for a wash. The water was so cool. I really enjoyed filling the bucket up and tipping it on Punsup. She enjoyed it more than I did. I got to brush her as well. After her shower she scratched herself using a nearby tree. Punsup only left the creek as she was ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service