Thara Patong Beach Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Patong
When Amy and Dan, my Japanese-American and Canadian friends I had met in Mui Ne, arrived in Bangkok we walked around for a while till Amy and I got picked up to leave to Koh Tao over night. The buses in Thailand are luxury and so we got to Koh Tao in the morning after quite good sleep. Getting off the ferry we just walked along the beach to a place …
... were coupling up. In our dorm there were 8 of us, Katherine being the only girl and to our "delight" 3 of the guys managed to seal the deal with 3 of the other girls in the hostel. Sadly they all chose our room so we had a very disturbed night to say the least. We woke up at 11am, with the girls gone and the lads high-fiving oblivious to how much we'd heard and seen, this made for an awkward "hello" when we saw the girls. ...
... about 200 metres upwards to reach my hotel. Hotel charge $100 bucks per night(peak), i expect better condition, it was like one of the small bungalow that's near the sea however it does not come with cable TV and the view was good but not great. My Room was block by a banana tree and the surroundings look infested with mosquitoes. The Tv was anqtique from 1970s, 100 bucks for this?? no way, i grab my bag and showed my displeasure before heading down town to find a ...
Both Annabel and I went about 2hrs without pooing this morning so things are looking up. Last night we dined in the room so we could be close to you know what. Today we went shopping at the road side markets and got a range of clothes for all of us. Tonight I pickup my 6 business shirts and Annabel got measured up for business pants and her mums shirt. I'm just now attempting my first beer since its been 48hrs now, wish I could post a ...
... the morning, I chose the latter option. My main weapons were a shower head and a deodorant can. It was a blood bath with casualties on both sides. Let's just say by the morning a truce was assured.
So the first week of the course was pretty full on, I know people say this about these courses. But you just presume it was just scaremongering. I was teaching my 1st lesson by the 4th day, which I had an awesome time doing. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service