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... day..... Lise had itchy hands for the rest of the day :(( hahaha!!
We walked along dirt and mud paths into a very beautiful forest. There is something about being in any forest that is so magical. At one point our guide found some flowers on the ground and gave them to us....smells like some type of herb...Cris: "can we eat this?".... Guide: "NO! Don't eat that!! "... Just for smelling I guess!
The guide took ...
... that dark. I was very glad when we were allowed to turn our torches back on again!
My parents and I had been a little reluctant to book a tour and not sure what to expect from it, as we usually prefer to do things on our own, but in the end we were glad we did it. We would never have seen the cave on our own, in fact I don't think you are allowed to go without a guide, but it was an incredible experience.
Aside from ...
... you only had to look behind you to realise the utter pitch blackness that surrounded us. The jungle was alive with the sounds of birds, frogs and other nocturnal creatures. Tuk had an incredible knack of flashing his head torch into the dense trees and spotting even the smallest of creatures. He showed us stick insects that were almost indiscernible from the branches they clung to, teased giant hairy tarantulas out of their ...
... by huge sea fans, hard corals and sea anemones. Covered with colourful soft corals and sea fans, the groups of rocks to the northwest host some spectacular species.
We were in the first jump group today so first in the water at 7:20. Dive time was 45 minutes to a maximum depth of 27.1m. There was a bit of thermocline at the bottom so average temperature was 25 degrees.
We saw a ...
... it rains over here it rains like nothing you will see in NZ. The drops almost hurt! Yet the funniest part of the day was swimming in the rain and trying to roll around on a floating log. Perfect conditions for my waterproof camera to come out and work it's magic. By the end of the day we had eaten an awesome dinner and drunk more, in fact we drank 5x700ml bottles of whiskey by the end of the night and ran khao sok out of soda water. Not bad considering not all of ...