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Travel Blogs from Khao Lak
We flew out from Melbourne on the 6th October
just after midnight on Malayasian Airlines, quick stop in KL & then onto
Phuket. We found Malayasian Airlines fine, except for the horrible food. All
flights left on time & the service was fine.
Exitted the airport at Phuket & our driver from Cheaper_khaolak< …
"Gibbons can often be heard calling to their mates, a macaque monkey may be heard swinging though the branches" So says the tourist spiel.
Our Khao Sok wildlife experience was limited to several hungry fish, a python in a tree, a black bird and several monitor lizards. Oh .. and leeches.
They don't use leeches too often in hospitals for drawing blood nowadays but many years ago they did a very effective job. Now jungle ...
... cheaper than Florida, Costa Rica or Arizona.
Generally, we do not frequent large resorts, preferring small independent boutiques — an exceptional value in SE Asia (the only time we have previously stayed in a modern resort was in Vegas and a small all-inclusive in Costa Rica). When we traveled with the kids around N. America we liked the Embassy Suites.
In S. E. Asia not only do we stay in small guest houses and hotels, we eat ...
... at 5.00pm. It was surprisingly busy and a large number of travellers were sporting blue shirts after an afternoon home match for Manchester City. In fact I did wonder if the club’s owners might be travelling back to Abu Dhabi on the Etihad flight on which I was booked. If they did they were well hidden from the economy passengers like myself.
After a sandwich and a cup of tea I was strolling around the departure lounge with 15 minutes to go ...
I can not believe it. Everything today worked out the way it was meant to.
My trip from Paris to Bangkok went like clock work. From the moment I stepped foot out from the motel to getting on the bus to get to the airport. I even found thePriority pass lounge.
I got on the plane and I had the whole row to myself. I couldn't believe my luck the flight . The flight is a 10 hour flight. I was even under weight with my luggage. Mind you if ...