Golden Buddha Beach Resort
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... awkward few minutes at first but then his daughter came who could speak a little. We managed a few sentences but then had to resort to our phrasebook and being laughed at for our pronunciation! It was quite amusing in the end and soon it was time to head to the pier again.
The water had risen a little but we still had to wade through some mud and water and then clamber into the boat. We then had about a 40 minute journey in the longtail through the mangroves and across ...
... friend who hadn't been in the jungle before too. We got driven a few kilometres down the road and then started our trek down a pathway. Kai was a great guide and pointed out animal tracks and signs. It started to get exciting when we found elephant dung and places where they had scratched their bodies against trees. Then we heard them crashing around not so far away so we had to be very quiet. Kai said he had seen the elephant two days before and it had a baby so was hoping ...
... a well fed soul...we head off... Once again... Long tail boat to a jump onto a ferry in the middle of the ocean..1 hour ferry ride to Krabi!
Then we get a private transfer to the national park of Khao Sok...3 hours away...and what a ride! We both get a bad vibe from our driver!! Our ride was long and seemed perilous at times....Seems to hate his life and hate everything along the way...not cool!!
but that's ...
The next day we joined a tour and took a longtail boat across the lake to a raft house. Although man made, the lake looks natural and its size is incredible, it took an hour to get to the raft house by boat and it wasn't going particularly slowly. The scenery was beautiful which made up for the ride - an hour in a longtail boat isn't exactly comfortable. The raft house was in the middle, with floating bungalows ...
I slept in this morning as this was the most comfort I had experienced in weeks. I rolled out to have some breakfast of fresh fruit, coffee, eggs and toast. I took a walk along the beach and enjoyed this paradise I had arrived in. This was my first experience with the islands of Thailand and I was not disappointed. After my walk, I grabbed a beach chair next to a beautiful British ...