Samed Grand View Resort
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The water was very clean and blue. Also there is one beach that is located in the N.E. part of the island and is the busiest of all the beaches It has very fine white sand like flour and gorgeous blue water. You can rent a sea doo, jet ski, banana boat ride, para sail, and rent a beach chair and most of the boat tours of various other snorkling trips around the island can be booked here. I wanted to see the Turtle Sanctuary but was disappointed when I arrived in ...
... more attractive. We are back staying at a very cool hostel, my favourite so far in the downtown area of Bangkok which is home to some of the bigger hotel chains, international banks and businesses so we had a good mix of the more upscale Bangkok as well as being able to get the more down to earth. We have had spacious rooms inside the hostel and it is tucked away behind the main road in a green and leafy oasis in the urban jungle. The restaurant attached to our hostel ...
... order for me and I got a green chicken curry, and you know what - it was one of the best green curries I have ever had. The restaurant is very basic - laminex style tables and no decor, but the food was sensational. At the end it cost me 50 THB - about $1.70 and that included a coke!
Then back to the bus (which just waited for us) and across the road to a "coffee shop". But no-one had hot coffee. Mind you it was 36 degrees outside and 80-90% ...
... I've grown accustomed to certain standards, and there are
many impecunious backpackers more deserving of a fan cooled hut with
mosquito infested bathroom than I!
Koh Samet is about 3 hours from
Bangkok so if a very popular weekend escape. No problem finding a place
to stay Mon - Thur, the trick is keeping it over the weekend.
the sand is white, the sea and sky are ...
... are many gays on holiday breaks on the island and you have a very interesting view on the beach!. This then explains the sight of a young Thai man or women wandering cautiously into the sea with a shirt on and a slightly anxious look on their face. If they are on the beach then they will cover their face with a towel. It seems ridiculous but who am I to judge! I loved the fact that Oi slipped on a small bikini and wanted to get as dark as possible ...