Marisa Boutique Resort & Spa
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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Chiang Dao
We left at 8 AM for the Elephant Nature Park, which is an elephant conservation centre. It is currently home to 44 elephants rescued from street begging, logging or injured by land mines working close to the Burmese border. Some of the elephants had horrific injuries and 6 were blind from owners taking out their eyes when they refused to obey instructions. These animals live ...
... the main attraction. Yet again, AirBnB did us proud and we have a wonderful wee cabin in the luxury of someone else's yard! A guy from the Lake District called Graham and his Thai wife called ......... X. Wandered into town to the caves - wow - great trip and well worth the 'rip off'. Plonked home for about 10 mins until we decided to head to Chiang Dao 'City' for our hair cut - ...
... woke up at 6 as some idiots were making lots of noise so I had to get out in the corridor and shout at them. We went back to sleep and woke up again at 8 so we had a good rest. It was still cold in the room but outside the sun started to warm up. We went down for breakfast with our luggage and after breakfast we went to have another look at a small market just around the corner. We left around ...
We hang out next to the large ponds by the cave entrance, feeding the giant catfish with biscuits and peanuts and trying to cool down. We have to share some of the fish food with the dodgy looking family of stray dogs too!
The inside of the cave is a real experience. You have to go with a guide and she only has an oil lamp to show you the way. To get from one cave chamber to the next you have to ...
... hard labor in the blazing heat, and resulting splinters. I would hoe a hole, Danielle would drop four seeds and cover, then I would walk up the hill the length of my hoe and dig the next hole. We did this until we were out of seeds. Then Jane gave us more seeds so we hoed some more. The dog who usually hangs out around our dorms accompanied us this afternoon. I had asked a sweet girl from London, Hanna, if she knew his name and I was certain she said "Delgado", ...