9W Boutique Studio
Travel Blogs from Chiang Mai
... the carriages and slowly gassing us as we slept. It had obviously not occurred to anyone to turn the engines off. Even more terrifyingly, it seemed that the train had come off the tracks while coming out of the tunnel! Now, I’ve always prided myself that I can sleep through anything. If sleeping became a professional sport I could quite easily become an Olympic grade Snoozarian, but not even I thought I’d be able to sleep through a train derailment. ...
Woke up after a nice lie in at about 9am today, popped out to pick up something for breakfast at the 7 Eleven and went back to meet our driver to take us to animal kingdom. Arrived a little after 11 and bought our tickets. Seeing the baby tigers was the most expensive but we weren't sure about seeing the big tigers just in case they were sedated so spent 620 baht (£12.93) on getting to go into the closure with the smallest tigers. These were ages 1-2 ...
... the exits so you had no choice but to take a taxi. We headed straight for the Libra Guesthouse which I found in the Rough Guide book. Taxi cost 80baht for the both of us.
When we got to Libra it looked really clean and modern and we were greeted with really friendly staff. There were a few different room options available to us and we took the cheapest one which had a fan and cold water shower for 250baht a night... bargin. You could upgrade to aircon and ...
... A calmer, gentler, warmer, more welcoming people, I was endeared immediately. The Northern region is much more mountainous & lush and is a leading agricultural hub..With a population of nearly 400,000 Chiang Mai has all the modern luxuries you'd ever need but somehow maintains a small town, slow, down home mentality. I stayed in old town in the center of town which was originally a walled in, moated fortress area, in which ruins of ...
... bar and not so quick swim in the warm pool, and then walked into Kata town. We walked around checking menus, when one caught our eyes....Happy hour and tapas...looked nice so we went in and found ourselves at the end of the beach at a beautiful resort..ordering half price Margaritas....and it just so happened to be sunset! So we relaxed on loungers overlooking the beach and ocean watching the sunset! Timing ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking