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... and a subsequent static-filled phone call was enough to make it all click that I had arrived on my journey. Shortly thereafter I took a cab to my hotel and remembered that I arrived at the end of the Thai new year celebration. I had read that the holiday is celebrated by a huge waterfight, so when I started to see pick up trucks with 10 kids in the back all armed with buckets of water and supersoakers, I was relieved to be inside a cab. Once I was in ...
... money issues are mostly resolved and we head for the concourse and chill for the flight. Flight leaves on time, 11 hours and some turbulence later we land in Bangkok. Met at the airport and driven the 3 hours to Hua Hin, which is south of Bangkok. Because of all the political issues the school finally decided that they wouldn't have us stay in Bangkok, at least until things are under control. Of course, this all probably has something to do ...
... they into it. I don't think anyone has played Smoke on the Water with that kind of sincerity since that first kid in 1978 figured out that it only took three chords to do it and decided it would sound good on tuba or bari sax too. So, I sat there at an Irish bar in the Thai royalty's vacation spot drinking Paddy Whiskey listening to a group of Thais play the songs my mother used to party to in 1970s Dorchester. Life is ...
... zurueck auf die Landstrasse bis nach Hua Hin. XXXXX It took 5 days untill I realized that I stayed in Jomtien instead in Pattaya! Reason: I didn't look to my map at arrival! Despite that afterwards I moved to Pattaya for 2 Nights to visit it as well untill I returned to Bangkok. Actually in Bangkok I only had to receive my new Carnet de Passage (it was sent from home to the Embassy) and to get 2 new tires at BMW Barcelona Motors. But that ...
Well, as sad as it was to leave the Shanghai Inn behind, we had a bus to catch to the warm beaches and hot sun of Hua Hin. . . . and what a bus! Mercedes by brand, but with suspension that would embarass Geo manufacturers. Three hours isn't a long trip by Canadian standards, but it's a whole new story wile aboard the 'tooth-chipper.' The scenery along the way is amazing. I'm told that Bangkok is known as the Venice of the ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBlue Beach Resort Pran Buri
Lovely welcome, helpful, friendly staff excellent service, delicious food and comfy clean rooms.Good value would definitely recommend you stay here
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