Travel Blogs from Hua Hin
... the street. We walked to the beach and found that the tide was in. It reminded us of Patong beach and we wondered wether it had been a good idea coming here? Beds and umbrellas filled sections of the beach and horses were waiting to be ridden by tourists. Endless ting tongs walked past us, they were like a fashion accessory attached to all the white men's arms. We got to a quieter and nicer part of the beach and sat people watching ...
After a painful Sunday with Thomas having picked up a stomach bug (probably from T eating street food with Dad watching Barcelona), we headed back to Bangkok only to be caught in the Queen's motorcade travelling back from the Royal retreat in Hua Hin... 6 hours later we got back to Bangkok. Painful weekend!
So added a few more destinations to the tour; Slovakia, Singapore, Indonesia and now since two weeks in Hua Hin, Thailand. Many words to be written about all the joy, fun, happiness I have seen over the past few weeks.
First thanks to Christine S for hosting and showing me Bratislava and surroundings. Bratislava as a city is for sure an interesting place to visit and a city which can be described as an architectural mixture... Of almost all styles :-). My visit took place before ...
4-6 August We caught a meter taxi to the Sai Tai Mai bus station and booked our ticket to Cha Am. We had a bit of a wait but the Southern Bus Terminal is situated inside a mall so we had stuff to look at. Just before our bus was due to arrive we headed down to the platform. With only ten minutes until departure and nothing but mini vans in sight I went and asked a guy who said we had to go out the back. We did and discovered a whole other bunch of platforms ...
... which seafood item we wanted since that day's catch was presented at the front of the restaurant. The food was terrific and cheap. To feed 9 people plus our driver, the total cost amounted to less than $60!
We wanted to visit the King's summer residence, but it closed early (3:30 pm), so we went to a food market in nearby Cha-Am to buy more fruit and then headed to an outlet mall to see if the prices were cheaper than back ...
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