Chang Garden Resort - Family Holiday Park
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... like a crack den (over exaggeration - it was just very basic and dingy) with a piece of string on the door as a 'lock'. As soon as I saw that I refused to look any further at other room options, thanked him politely and we went on our hostel search again. The good thing about the Thai's (and Thai rasta-men) is they are genuinely very friendly and when we say no to things no fuss is made whatsoever. A few doors down was a little guesthouse called 'Te Amo' ...
... it back out… and if I spoke her language I might have said “it’s okay you don’t have to like to fish eyeball,” but instead I just smiled and nodded like always. Also at some point during lunch a poisonous snake was spotted on the wall. It was then beat with a stick and thrown over the wall… lunch and a show.
Sometimes I randomly here my name being said in Thai conversation and I wonder what is being said but know I am a long way ...
... as a group? Oh, I guess maybe a couple of times........thank you very much. Thank heavens for Jane, while astride the back of his bike, most likely gave him an occasional slap upside the head to slow down and pull over to make sure we still were in existence. THANKS JANE!
Then about 10 miles outside of Chaing Rai, we pulled up to an amazing site - a beautiful wat called Wat Rong Khun, or White Temple. It is different from any other wat in Thailand in ...
... at the 'walking street' market and made our way around the remaining wats.
Last, but by no means least, our final destination in Thailand was Chiang Rai, which we arrived at after a 2.5 hour wait for the bus! Finally a bus station in the centre of town though (no hassle bargaining with tuktuk drivers for a lift!). We saw the 7pm lightshow at the clock tower, which was actually really quite pretty and we also discovered SWENSENS ice cream (where has ...
... br> Many small villages and vast rice fields (most desert dry, a few emerald green) dominated the landscape on this relatively short but stifling hot ride. Approaching Chiang Rai was just like coming into any other city as the buildings, vehicles and people all got closer and closer
together until we hit our first traffic jam in weeks. We quickly found a decent room for 300 baht (~$10) per night.
A short walk through a strip of grungy ...
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