Panviman Resort Koh Chang
Travel Blogs from Ko Chang
... 7.30am. We patiently waited and waited and waited. Finally at 8am a pick up truck pulls up to the hotel and James jokingly says "ah the transport has arrived" only to find out a minute later that indeed that was our transport. I double checked with reception and was very relieved when they said that this was just to take us to the big bus. Phew! I now agreed to get onboard!
Another couple (Andrew and Dave) from our hotel were also getting ...
... were missing was a brew! The rain finally ceased fire for a short while so we dashed out with our rain coats in toe, to find the said 'tea' we were missing. And we found it so continued watching the rain outside the coffee shop!! Returning a few hours later again when there was a break in the storm, we got back on our perches but this time decided to be more productive an ...
... they discharged me the next day but I had to have crutches as my fat
foot would not allow me to walk or put shoes on. I have been given a 5 day
course of antibiotics, anti inflammatory, pain killers and ice pack......truly
living the dream!
We did not want to stay in an bungalow again, and I needed somewhere nice to sleep and get
some food so we found a posh resort called Siam Beach Resort where we have
decided to stay for ...
... to not stop walking, otherwise the will get on you. At one point, I looked down and my foot and sandal were swarming with ants! It was lovely to walk and admire all the foliage. Plants that I've only ever seen in it's miniature form in greenhouses explode! Huge clusters of bamboo and hidden jungle rivers with little waterfalls are everywhere.
Besides rubber trees, they also grow lamboutan trees, which is an extremely cool looking ...
... to be the lowest part of the body spiritually as well as physically.
- If a Thai person ‘wai’s’ you, you should return the wai, it is considered rude not to (a wai is a greeting where the hands are closed together like in prayer and should touch a part of your body between your chest and forehead, so usually your nose or chin is good)
That’s all from me this time. Hope all those in Blighty are enjoying the long Jubilant ...