The Box - Lipe Resort
Travel Blogs from Koh Lipe
... we had several huge cockroaches as room mates. Its a good job we arent fussy or we'd have been outa there.
The resr of our first day was spent chilling on pattaya beach and swimming in the sea. At the time we thought this was the nicest beach yet as the water was so clear. For dinner we went to an Italian called last la Luna which was highly rated on trip advisor. I had pizza and gemma went for her trusty spaghetti bolognaise. We were pretty tired after a long day travelling so ...
... referred to a bar on sunset beach on Koh Lipe where you could get some smoke but I wasn't sure if I read that the right way given a small language barrier but I kept the thought in my head. We said our goodbyes and we trotted off to relax on the beach and have a swim for a few hours before leaving Adang and grabbing a boat back across to Lipe.
Once we had our taxi boat and were a good fifty yards across the short gap we spotted someone waving from the beach who also needed a ...
... in for the next day instead. The beaches were lovely though, little hermit crabs all over going about their business. Lizards scampering across the sand. Random birds that I don't have a clue what species they were soaring and circling above.
As the day tunred to dark and the cloud came in there was no chance of a glorious thai sunset on our first day so we went back to the village idiot for some tea. While having tea there was some excitement as the electricity ...
... to have done so-struggle geting into the longboat but its even funnier getting off and dragging it all up the beach.I am postive one of them has an expandable shower in one of those suitcases.The main beach is Pattaya and there in the middle is Walking Street-a narrow street of shops,dive shops and places to eat and just drink-some of which are very good.But now the hunt begins to find a cheap room-I trudge all over the immediate area only to be met with full or exorbitant ...
... and sea wise. It is not easy to get here but still I'm afraid they will find a solution like another airport near here and than this will soon be overtaken by many many tourists !! Anyway, our group (3 Italians, 2 Dutch and a Englishman) was really nice and we had fun with them. We got back at 4 pm, had a shower and went for a banana shake next door at the Frenchman from Montpellier. Talking about Montpellier, we saw that Michel and Brigitte had tried to phone ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed