Travel Blogs from Ko Samui
... are others to try out before buying.
We started with the 20 minute session that obviously lasted much longer than that as we stopped and started the session as we wanted (read needed) to repeat some of the poses. The session started with the Mountain Pose that morphed into the Sun Salutation, which included a number of poses such as upward facing dog, downward facing dog etc. The Sun Salutation was followed by the Warrior II Pose, Chair Pose, Deep Forward Fold, Tree ...
So we both got up and yes dad believe it or not we went to
the gym. My god running in the heat was hard work but we did it. Followed swiftly
by a dive in the pool to cool off.
The rest of the day consisted of lounging by the pool,
reading and sun bathing. But the roar of thunder has come in. so we have
divided in the room to get ready for a walk down to the fishing market for tea.
Now the place we decided to go ...
... but I was of course working, not relaxing in the pool.
Due to my run-in with Travelpod I was running late for my exercise routine and started only at around 18:30. I was halfway through and had to switch on the lights of the gym, a first for me. Must admit, I did not enjoy exercising this late, just felt a bit awkward.
I have been making steady progress on the blog and the extra hours which I put in have really paid off, but there is still a huge amount ...
... efforts to verify that we were in the right van were futile. (Have I mentioned that most Thais don't seem to speak English? Lol) By this point I had reconciled myself to the idea that no matter where we ended up, it was probably going to be pretty nice, but I think Stacey was a bit stressed (she hasn't been on "Asia time" as long as I have). We did finally make it to the right hotel (almost six hours after leaving the last one) and it is absolutely ...
... more expensive drinks and meals so we were looking forward to saving a bit more when we were back on the mainland.
Emz and I just spent our time chilling on the island. All the activities there were super expensive so we didn't really participate in them. We did meet our friends Alex and Tasha who were there at the same time as us. Emz and I were counting the days until we had our own pre-booked beach hut on Ko Phangan and hoping that the weather would be better for it.