Lanta Palace Resort & Beach Club
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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Soft white sands. Crystal clear turquoise seas. Vibrant tropical fish. Wishful daydreams of eternal escapism on these idyllic islands. Excuse us whilst we extricate ourselves from this metaphorical horizontal we have been occupying for the past few weeks. How can our blissful time in the islands be up already? Sixteen days ago we first trudged our …
... to get to the old town on the East side. En route we stopped at a viewpoint bar which gave us a vista of the sweeping mangrove forest down to the sea. It was noticeably different terrain this side which showed how varied these islands are, even whilst on the same island!
We didn’t know what to expect of the old town, a dusty road with shacks like the rest of the island probably but we were not prepared for what ...
... it is rainy season, the days are hot and mostly sunny (until today), with torrential downpours during the night. When the wind picks up the sea sounds as though it is crashing against your bedroom wall, and the sea shells sound like they are being rattled all at once by a madman. Once we have settled in, found a good place for breakfast (most important), and found the local store; me and Fred head off in a tuk tuk to find a local gym, where ...
... honestly fascinating to watch. It also meant we had an excuse to spend some time in our lovely room however we were chuffed and a little shocked to find a note saying one day had qualified for the sunshine policy, hooray, let's just say happy hour that day was very happy! Unfortunately on our first full day here I did a classic Jenny and slipped over ramming my ankle into a door frame resulting in a very painful swollen ankle. We ended up spending the whole day in our room ...
... women to me in a romantic context! So I'm taking that as a sign that for this time in my life... not unlike many other times in my life... I remain a single dude!
And I'm sorta cool with that. I hang out with a few women in my 'dating range' and some outside it. Just friends ...but sometimes there is a little alcohol inspired affection and it triggers in me the need for something more, I remember true affection and I long for it. So I'm sort of cool with ...