Audia On The River Hotel
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... We also saw our first elephants of the trip and were really excited. Our excitement changed later when we realised that they were being made to perform, kicking there legs, wiggling, waving, hand standing and walking on their back legs, all whilst being poked with a sharp object under their 'robes', where we couldn't see the damage. The larger male ones weren't performing, but were thrashing around in chains, clearly unhappy. We couldn't ...
... elephants in Asia it amazes me that any tourist would pay to ride one here.
The next day we caught a tuk-tuk up to Ayutthaya historical park to see the ruins of the old city. The ruins are fairly spread out so we only visited one site - Wat Phra Ram. The ruins were really impressive and seemed very untouched which was nice.
After, we went for a look round a market before catching ...
... we got back on a tuk-tuk and headed back to the hotel. We walked back to the night market later that evening so we could get some dinner and Doug tried Mango Sticky Rice for the first time! We had a drink before we got back to the hotel then did a bit of planning for tomorrow in our room.
Got up and checked out but left our bags in the hotel as we didn’t need to catch a bus until the evening. We went over the road to get ...
Car booked for 11am for transfer to the Nuovo hotel in Bangkok-driver hadn't been there before so had to stop a couple of times to get directions-arrived at 12.30. Room 0315. Modern room with a green bathroom. Cup of coffee & cool down before taking a stroll out to the river,past the fort and to catch the orange flag boat down river to the boat stop by Siriraj hospital-ice cream time @ Svensens - shared a mango ...
... shows his party trick- a gorgeously cute little wave. He plays this well, always revealing the wave just when the people think they aren't going to get anything from this chubby white baby. They then explode with joy and grab people walking past to look at the waving baby. Ru has perfected this. He is truly in his element. We had a quick dinner at a road side place, eating one at a time as Ru wouldn't let us both sit and eat as he was so tired and wanted to be carried ...
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