Nakara Long Beach Resort, Koh Lanta
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Hi everyone we have arrived in the beautiful, chilled out island of Koh Lanta... Few tourists and quiet and peaceful... We will update as we go... Marcus been unwell so have been beach bound for 3 days.. Now moved up the coast to Nakara Beach Resort and it is so nice we already want to extend our stay here. The pool is almost on the beautiful beach …
For the past two weeks I've been soaking up the island lifestyle of Thailand's southern beaches. It's been tough work but I managed to survive. The frustrations of travelling the islands have made me appreciate the beach even more once we arrived, and really look forward to going home (3 sleeps to go!).
Last week I was in Bophut on Koh Samui, on the Eastern side of Thailand. It was a sunny, non eventful week consisting of beach, food, drinks and massage - ...
... wet from a freak storm earlier it didn't really matter.
Out of curiosity we checked the accommodation on East Railay which was priced at 2,100 baht upwards - and this is low season! Railay East was cheaper, starting at about 600 baht.
Beautiful Phranang beach
Phranang beach can be accessed from East Railay. Just head through the well defined walkway which has overhangs from the cliff, and monkeys (although they are not always ...
Our bus from Krabi was a nice and quick three hour journey that included two ferry crossings. The minibus was much less bouncy than the one that took us to Krabi and it also ran us straight to our hotel.
Our first impressions of Ko Lanta were positive, as it reminded us of Koh Chang (the first Island we visited after a few days in Asia). However, it would also seem we had picked a good stretch of coastline as the beach was pretty quiet, although this may be down ...
On arrival in Koh Lanta it looked very beautiful. After lunch, and some internet time we got a tuk tuk to our accommodation based on Long Beach. When we arrived we were pleasantly surprised by our bungalow set in a garden, metres from the beach. This place was no comparison to Railay. After settling and going for a quick swim we realised the beach was rather rocky where our bungalows were, but a short walk down was more comfortable and sandy.
How has this villa rated in the past?
We got here this morning ..
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