Veranda Chiangmai - The High Resort
Travel Blogs from Hang Dong
... alms at 5:30 in the morning and relaxed by the pool. Really, I'm afraid I'll get so spoiled in terms of beautiful sights and nature. For example, how will anything ever top this waterfall? We also went bowling - pathetic and hilarious at the same time. The entire country of Laos has a curfew, so all bars close at midnight. In Luang Prabang however, there is one place licensed to stay open until 04:00 am: the local bowling alley. After midnight, locals and ...
... Anna and 2 guys we met at the hostel went to a place just outside Chiangmai where we heard you can do cliff diving. When we got there it was beautiful and deserted, we had the place to ourselves. We jumped off the smallest rock which was probably about 5 meters above the water. I was so scared so made the guys do it first, and then i jumped in. It was so fun!! I swan across ...
... the hospital that was different from America was the nurse to patient ratio. The patients are in one large ward most of the time, unless they are on a floor with private rooms, and a nurse can easily have 10 patients. However in the Neuro ICU that did say that the ratio was one nurse to 2 patients, this is the same as America. The nurses are also much more task oriented and they do not preform assessments of patients, here the doctors ...
... The kidney stones were huge (2 or 3 cm in a 10 cm kidney)
(Other surgeries included rectal cancer, cataract and eye surgeries, nephrectomy (kidney removal)
We also watched a C-section. The incision was done horizontally down the abdomen and then laterally across the uterus. This is different from the states. We do only laterally across both the abdomen and uterus. I also wondered how they performed the APGAR scores when ...
... was getting really cold in the evening…
We decided to wear as many layers for the night as possible.
It was NOT enough!
That night was sooooo freaky freezing, that I literally had pain in my
legs due to the cold! And just to remind, our huts are not enclosed and the
bamboo walls are like a sieve! So it is almost like sleeping outside.
Defo a night to remember and I’d think I came here to avoid the winter
in Europe J
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services