Thande Beach Hotel
Travel Blogs from Ngapali
Pahm stayed here on Jan 7, 2013 during their trip titled: Burma/Myanmar. 3 jenter og 1 mann, 3 uker med 4 sekker..
... all the guests and staff of the hotel, which probably amounted to 100 or so at peak times. I found that I could download my email successfully before 7am in the morning or after 11pm at night, but in between - forget it. Thus relieved of any possibility of connecting to the internet or the world, we relaxed completely.
We stayed three days in Ngapali, but we wish we had booked several more days. The hotel provided chaise lounge chairs on the ...
... of hot water with good pressure. The catch - we learned the hard way that the pagoda has a state of the art load speaker system used to play music and Buddist prayer at sunset and at 4:00 am. We all decided that the music was played for the gods. The saying 'visible from space' applied here but in the acoustic sense as I'm sure it could be heard on Mars. Ear plugs had little effect. Aside from that, the hotel boasted a peaceful water front deck that made for a ...
... color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; ">Resort, a LPG-recommended spot. The good thing about this stretch of
beach is that it's far enough removed from the smelly fin fish farms
we passed on the way, ironically located near the seemingly upscale
Flew from Yangon to the west-coast town of Thandwe. Arrived about 1:30pm. Got a taxi to the pickup depot just out of town, and then took a 5 hour ride in the back of (then on the roof of, then on the tail-gate of) said pickup truck, to the village of Tuanggok (which Travelpod spells 'Taungup). Stayed the night in a cheap guesthouse.