Travel Blogs from Patong
We left our gracious hosts, and flew to Patong, leaving behind fond memories of our stay in Chiang Mai, The people were friendly and helpful, the food was good and the weather had been great, if not a little too hot.
Arrived at Patong in the early afternoon, hot and tired. (what is it about flying that always seems to tire you out!) Such a …
Had a lovely breakfast in the hotel today then headed off to the beach. Brought the iPod and a book and we were sorted for the day! We had only rente out the sun loungers when a big storm started so we had to run to a little cafe. Got talking to an Aussie couple who were on a holiday to have all their teeth done here! The storm only lasted half an hour ...
... at different times to catch up with other boats, or when we got jammed on a rock. Our package included 5kms of rafting, after rafting we were driven back to the camp, then driven up to a waterfall (not hugely impressive). Lunch was served back at the camp (not too much vegetarian options). Last option was the flying fox, up some dodgy timber stairs, across a valley, up more dodgy stairs, and back again. Luckily ...
So arrive at Phuket town this morning and as soon as I've checked in I'm out walking he streets,I'm looking for snake village but can not find it as my research is **** thought it was real close to Phuket town but in fact it was miles away.So I ask this guy the way and he says he'll take me for 300 baht which is about six quid.Ok **** it I wanna go so he takes me there you seen the video the guys a ******* nut job lol he takes five different ...
... right outside the huts of the families that take care of them. The animals seemed to be well fed and well taken care of. Elephants are highly revered in Thai culture, so it's not surprising that they're well taken care of.
After the elephants, I needed to make my way back to the Hilton so I could start work around 19:00 which is 08:00 US Eastern time. Mickell and Major struck off to go get Phuket t-shirts and then to go swim in ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking