Shantara Resort (Apartments) Port Douglas
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- Shuttle bus service
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Outdoor pool
- Non-smoking hotel
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After an excellent evening meal of fish at Barnacle Bills we had a reasonably easy morning not leaving 11.00 hrs. Thala Beach Resort is a development in what was a sugar palm plantation and now is a 150 acre nature reserve/ resort with 60 odd bungalow overlooking the forest canopy. We had an excellent afternoon walking tour showing us the various plants, wild animals etc and then a talk on ...
... with the bloody lizard in Bangkok so a 10 foot crocodile would almost certainly cause me to require a change of underwear, haha! We found a nice little supermarket which claimed to sell, and I quote, "Everything" - I was keen to see if this advertising was factual so we went in and I can confirm that, although they do stock many many things, they don't actually sell everything... If, for example, you wanted to procure some beer type beverages, you were out of luck. One thing they ...
... to have a flirt. He actually told her that he was dangerous. Classic. She was ultra desperate though. She was dropped off with him telling her he'd Google her home town. Creepy much? We made it to the hotel. It'll do! It's very quiet. Has a view of the swim up bar and is comfortable. It's not Sofitel Krabi- but it'll do. So we had been told to go on a subset cruise. We walked down to the marina- after some looking around it was time to jump ...
... back from their helicopter flight! They both really enjoyed it and said it was amazing! We all had lunch then snorkelled the reef together. It was so cool and saw lots of fish. We all really enjoyed ourselves. We also saw dolphins, we were all so lucky. On the way home we had some tea and coffee and I watched the DVD that was made of the dive I had just done. Obviously I brought it as I was on a massive high all day. We then arrived back on land ...