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... facilities but no stairs here :-)
The Place - 10* - beautiful and our own pool too :-))
Nirvana Guesthouse - 4* - good location & good size room
... I guess I am lucky to have dove so many spectacular places like Australia and the Caribbean that I am spoiled when seeing a great place like this, however newer divers would be in their glory. You can dive to Sail Rock from here but the day I wanted to go they cancelled it cause there weren't enough people so I choose to do it from my next destination in Koh Phangan.
I talked to many of the dive companies here on doing my ...
... we made it to our first stop, Ao Tanote bay. But having walked down to the beach front we decided against going snorkelling. The beach was rocky, and the sea wasn't very welcoming. Plus we had heard the next bay along was better. Ao Leuk bay is privately owned, but you are allowed to visit. The sea looked a little rough, but we headed in with our snorkels on. On entry I could see so much litter floating about, and once in the water it was disgusting. I was shocked to see the amount ...
... despite how it may be portrayed on TV documentaries. It's a great city. I was very excited about Bryan coming back and couldn't wait to see him the following day.
I arrived in Bangkok very late and made my way to Rambuttri where I knew I would find a decent cheap guesthouse for tonight and I found that at New Siam 3 on Soy Rambuttri.
My plan was to find somewhere nice for Bryan's return tomorrow night - well he would be tired from his long flight right!
... finding the sing of their diving school being hold by the drivers (dozens of them). Add to that scene 35 degrees and 9 hours travelling behind...I got there exhausted!
I had booked the course with Big Blue Diving, one of the biggest companies, and for some reason they tried to convince us all to do SSI instead of PADI. Although everyone came with the idea of doing PADI, they all were convinced, apart from ...