Khaolak Orchid Beach Resort
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... we got to Phuket. Additionally, I was quite disappointed in Phuket. The Mexican food we ate was really good (my margarita not as much), but there was really nothing in the area that we were staying at in Phuket to do, had we had any energy to do anything after dinner.
I will make another post talking about the second half of my fall break in Ko Lanta. Here are some pictures of the first part of the trip as well.
Although Songkran (Thai New Year - see previous post) is generally celebrated over multiple days, in most parts of the country, the water throwing festivities only last a single day. So after our day of getting utterly drenched in Phang Nga, we expected to finally dry out the following day. Well, that was not to be the case. However, the drenching was no longer due to Songkran-related festivities. Our main purpose for passing ...
... nice place and we were all impressed. We got back home at about 5pm. We went out for dinner at a seafood restaurant along the beach. The reason we decided to eat out was because Jax was leaving to go to malaysia for a week to update her visa. So, this was a leaving meal. We did a traditional thai thing, where we ordered LOADS of food and just shared it between us! this is definitely the best way to eat! When we got back, I helped alex lesson plan as he had so much to ...
... drinking and eating the delicious home cooked food prepared for us by the Smiley family. The hike through the jungle ended up being an interesting adventure with our boat breaking down, a 2km hike along a very steep riverside (sometimes in the river itself), my camera of 8 days dying, and a horrible swim through leech infested river (should not be attempted in heavy hiking ...
... or gore. It was like walking into Halloween or suddenly finding yourself lost in a horror movie set. We took obligatory ****-taking photographs, all the while being followed by a young Thai boy in a United shirt.I won't go into further detail about the rest of the place because I could marvel for hours at the strangeness of it all, but suffice to say, it was freaky ****. Alan was all unnerved by the bat we saw passing through the snake shaped tunnel that led to the ...
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