Baan Sawan Resort
Travel Blogs from Ao Nang
... to some locals who told us it is best to huddle together as a group - so we went through quickly as the monkeys grabbed at anything they fancied out of people's hands. One monkey even grabbed a can of sprite out of a Chinese tourists hand and started swigging it there and then! These monkey's have got it all worked out and are certainly not a force to be reckoned with!!
There will be some more pictures to follow when we can get them off our ...
... bars all crammed into a tiny concrete village with a beach on either side. The island itself was clearly very beautiful but tourism had clearly taken over - it was paradise lost! So not that impressed with the beaches and the busy ness of the town we searched for something else to do. Laura, as we may have already mentioned is pretty terrified of the sea and everything in it - so we gently suggested to her the idea of diving. After a wobbly bottom lip and lots of ...
... decline was met with a quick but direct Thai conversation in which my masseur was ordered to continue the massage by the owner and therefore conceding and by default gave me an unexpected victory over the “up sell”.
My masseur did not seem too happy with the decision and was determined to take her frustration out on my feet. What was supposed to be a gentle relaxing experience suddenly turned into a war directed solely at my feet. She pushed hard ...
... the massive sandstone cliffs. Then found some cart food - our first pad Thai Danny was frothing haha. We checked out the shops all along the front of the beach pretty standard Thailand touristy setup - didnt really interest me much and went back and slept. "Muay Thai - Muay Thai - Muay Thai - It will be the highlight of your holiday" - car driving around advertising a boxing ...
... a few photos and it was interesting to see the changes in only 2 years. Included in the pictures are 2 photos of a building – the before and the after. I thought it was interesting.
Once we returned to base with our chicken and pineapple, we gathered up the fresh baked bread that had been delivered and invited our compadres over for breakfast – fresh black rice bread, fried chicken, pineapple, bran flakes, yogurt and mango chee ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility