Ibrik Resort by the River
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Concierge desk
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
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Today is officially the first day of the tour (even though our clients have been in town for a few days already).
I met Charlie at his office and we headed by Taxi to Hua Lam Phong Train Station - the main station in Bangkok. We took the Subway (28 baht) to the Sukhumvit Underground Station and walked over to Soi 18 to meet in reception.
Off by Park Plaza Tuk Tuk to the end of the Soi and we walked the remainder to Soi 12 and down to the Cabbages and ...
... and Craft school/centre which again was massive. As the present Queen travels the country with her husband (is very well loved by all) she was concerned both about the lost arts as well as unemployment therefore established this large school where impoverished children can come and learned some solid skills for 6 months: skills of fern weaving and silk weaving, of sculpting and furniture building and many more. While they may not become actual ...
... Now I will be able to expand the food repertoire a bit!
After the market tour was over, we headed to Poo's house where she has set up her cooking school. It is literally in the middle of a large slum but yet everyone seems so happy and hospitable. We prepared three dishes and could either eat them or pack them up for later. I couldn't help but eat the first dish but decided to save the other two ...
... Burgers, Pizza, Indian, Thai (obviously), German.....the list goes on. So it would seem that if we have a particular craving we should be fine. The other great thing is that almost all of the restaurants deliver. You see the scooters zipping around with containers on the back where they put the food. This take out option may come in handy!
... American guy called Devin. It was relaxed and nice to get out and just spend some time chatting with other people in a different part of Bangkok. Before too long more of the Fun crew turned up and the real drinking started. We stayed out until about 12 before heading back to the flat (via a pancake stall, of course) and even then I wasn't tired, but I knew I had to go to sleep because otherwise I'd never wake up in the morning for my dentist appointment. Not that I want to ...