Royal Orchid Resort
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- Swimming pool
- TV Channel One Russia
- Room service
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Pattaya
... Yacht club.
We also went to the public beach, it's totally different! Even though there are many Europeans too, Thais are there to sell food, sunglasses or massages. It's pleasant to eat local food on the beach laying under a parasol. We ate grilled calamari, coconut, quail eggs, steamed peanuts, spring rolls, fried shrimps, grilled fish, sun dried fish... We can rent a deckchair for 50 baht a day, so €1.50.
... by inexpensive, I mean the average entry is between one and three Canadian dollars, freshly made while you wait, and delivered with a smile.
Jomtien Beach is a very popular spot for a variety of European sun seekers, as it is easily accessible by air and only a short ride from the flight hub of Bangkok, perhaps comparable to Canadian travellers flying for a week or two to Mexican sun spots like Mazatlan or ...
... so we walked back to the main road and hopped on a baht bus. Pattaya's main road is a one-way system loop around the whole town, on which baht buses operate; they allow you to hop on and off at any point for a fixed fee and so are an ideal way to get around. We jumped off the baht bus at the top of Pattaya after passing a vast array of restaurants: German, English, Indian, Russian, every taste seemed to be catered for other than Thai. We eventually found a quiet Thai ...
I am still in Pattaya, haven't really done too much, been on the beach, eating shrimps and mussels, crabs, fresh fruit, the sellers come wandering around, it’s all fresh cooked or they cook it in front of you
Met up with people I have met from the Thaivisa forums (nice people, plenty of help and information on what to see and all within walking distance)
There aren’t any big temples here, they are all small little things, but they all ...
... for us having no licence with us; equals 600 Baht (12 pounds). We opted for a defence of partial honesty (1) our licences our back at home and (2) we have no money. Remarkably our officer's younger contemporary intervened and we were released free from charge. Counting our blessings we headed round the corner for a delicious and cheap meal before heading for home...
Our earlier fortune in escaping the cops (f**k da police) was seemigly missplaced as coinciding ...