Travel Blogs from Hua Hin
... us that we had asked for yesterday. They are such lovely people and genuinely warm. We munched on breakfast looking out at the sea and trying to imagine the cold at home. The last beach day was hitting home. We head back to Bangkok tomorrow for the last three nights. Our family only have about 20 sunbeds but they were busy sorting everybody out with food, drink ...
... a chocolate afternoon tea...talk about fate. It wasn't cheap at £13, but my goodness it was awesome. There was some savoury stuff, but also macaroons, cakes, mousses, tarts, you name it. We spent a very happy couple of hours indulging before heading off to the pub to watch the last Lion's rugby match.
Well the day just got better...a stonking victory, handing the series to the Lions, followed by some good banter with Aussies and a good couple of ...
... nérale". It was a formal opening ceremony and, at a certain point, with all eyes upon us, we had to introduce ourselves. In front of the camera! Lets just say that I will not be making my TV debut any time soon.
When the opening ceremony was finally over, Fabienne and us, the ENSR students, stayed in the same classroom and welcomed about seventeen Thai students to join us. We started off by having them introduce themselves and we introduced ourselves. Then ...
... and get some groceries. We also went on our own to explore the town and to get ideas on things to do in the area. At 6:00, we met up again with the family and headed to the night market, where we tried local delicacies, including rotee (a crepe filled with either chocolate, banana, Nutella, or just sprinkled with sugar or condensed milk); red bean pancakes (which were awesome); a potpourri of deep-fried food (large shrimp, ...
... each and two tables - ours for the day - all for less than 2 pounds. We've hardly applied our sun cream when she's back with two plates of complimentary fruit! We later buy a mango from a beach fruit seller who also gives us free fruit - 5 bananas and a satsuma - it's good here!
Even after lunch the restaurant gives us free bananas, we're well up on our 5 a day today. ...
Other places to stay in Hua Hin
68/34 Mooban Hua Na, Hua Hin | 4 star villafrom $98
53/7 Naresdamri Rd, Hua Hin | 4 star villafrom $84
10/95 Petkasaem Rd., Hua Hin | Villafrom $20
333 Moo 7, Baan Huay Yang, Hua Hin | 4 star villafrom $112
2/76 Naeb Ke-hart Rd., Hua Hin | Villafrom $77