Mekong Sunshine Resort
Travel Blogs from Ban Sop Ruak
... br> Their services include the ER, OPD, pharmacy, psych liaison, nurse-led diabetes and hypertension clinic, thai massage, HIV clinic and nurse-led labour ward (in Thailand, there are no midwives). There is no obstetrician and often when there is a complication during labour, the junior doctor (who has delivered fewer than 10 babies) is called to ...
... and at a petrol station. We wondered through Pai with the 2 girls, it was a cool little town quite a few backpackers filled with little quirky tea shops and shops. After having a bite to eat and cup of chai tea we said our good byes to the girls and we continued towards Phrao. The roads started to become more bland as we approached nearer Chiang Mai with the main loop behind us the views dried up. After a quick stop at Chiang Dao and a ...
Today we took a day trip to Chiang Rai. We stopped at the hot springs first. Then we headed to the white temple which was quite spectacular. It the inside was not impressive. We then took a boat trip around. The colder triangle where Laos, Thailand mad Myanmar meet on the Mekong river. We stopped in Laos to do so e shopping in the market and visited the markets that border Myanmar. We then visited a hilltribe village and the long neck ...
I had looked forward to this since day one. Barry was kinda iffy about it. Bev said "no way", We were taken to the wonderful Anantara Resort, were given mahout pants to put on and then met Ake, the head mahout in this adventure, probably because he spoke excellent English, Turns out he was also very sweet and VERY good at making sure everyone was safe and had fun learning to be a mahout. Well, most everyone, He asked, on the ...
FUN, work, rice and noodles, and HEFALUMPS!
Please see photos and descriptions of our staff, really quite interesting and all the young girls were adorable, patient and SO SMART!!! Barry and I predict excellent futures for each of them.
Sob Ruak: comfortable to walk around in, torn down buildings next to immaculately kept establishments and temples, very friendly and polite people who are helpful and patient with the ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking