Bel Air Resort & Spa - Panwa
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- Continental Breakfast
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We have made it to Phuket but unfortunately, our luggage did not!!! Between that and the jet lag, it was a rough first day. Our driver was kind enough to take us shopping so we could get a change of clothes since we already used the stuff in our carry on.
I woke up from a nap around 7pm and as I was checking on the kids, there was a knock …
The climate in Thailand is one of extremes.
We woke to blue skies and rushed to beach convinced it would be hard to get the good loungers right next to the sea. It wasn't busy at all which is something we have enjoyed about Thailand during the monsoon season. The hotel's bars and facillities have often felt like they are being run just for us.
Anyway, as soon as we laid out our towels and rubbed sun scream in the sky darkened and a black ...
... a feeble fan looking out to sea, it is hot and humid. The air cushions you and physical exercise of any kind will result in perspiration. Tropical is the word and all around the hotel climb huge piles of juicy leaves and prehistoric looking vegatation. Always at the back of your mind is the knowledge (& sightings!) that snakes and giant lizards dwell along side and of course the ever irritating mosquito. The latter is easilly dealt ...
... was only 1 hour and the only talking point here was a soggy yet dry (amazing accomplishment) cling film wrapped sandwch of such dubious consistency and origin we dared not touch it.
Arriving into Phuket was a wake up for our system as humid hot air and tropical breezes welcomed us. The airport was teaming with taxi drivers and pick up guides all clamouring for attention. We found our driver and had a nice air conditioned mini van transport us through ...
... were closed or not serving alcohol, which wasn't actually a bad thing!
So the boys had their manly 'all you can eat BBQ' then we headed back to the pier to drop Blake off (passing a dive shop and booking a dive for Blake's last day) then we went back to have an early night to sleep off the rest of my bug and the rest of Grahame's hangover!!
Tuesday 2 June...
We woke to the sound of very heavy raindrops falling on our bungalow and our plans ...