Samui Mountain Village
Travel Blogs from Ko Samui
5th of June, Ko Samui, Thailand
Bruce the Cashed Up Backpacker
Okay, this hotel we're staying in on the northern end of Chaweng Beach is a really good budget hotel. We’re paying $35 a night, has a massive fridge, air conditioning, big room, is quiet and has a wonderful breakfast. I would recommend this place to people, which is the Lotus Friendly Hotel.
Location wise is right near the beach, pharmacy, store, ...
They say that several dozen travelers every year go home from Ko Pha Ngan in wooden overcoats.
Wherever you look you see people with their arms in slings or their ankles swathed in bandages. Most of them sport "Thai tattoos" - grazes and scrapes after brushes with the tarmac. Probably cheap booze,overconfidence after a night's partying or just because they looked the wrong way and were over zealous with the throttle.
... would drop you at the foot of the hill. Wednesday was exploring day, we quickly realised that we couldn't afford to eat at the club so we stocked up on water, beer and snacks. Ive had a chest infection since our last dive so got some Amoxocylin over the counter no problem. Within ten minutes three dodgy geezers on mopeds had stopped complimented my youthful face and tried to sell me timeshare. The Dutch angle was the best, apparently i'd won a t shirt and, Emma ...
We both woke up pretty early to get in our run before the heat set in. This would be our last run for nearly a week since running is not an option when fasting. After our run we grabbed breakfast at our resort, which was sadly our least satisfying breakfast of the trip (Note: kind of a bummer since we were trying to maximize our last day of solid food). We finished our breakfast right around 10AM then checked-in with the front desk on where we should meet our massage therapists. The ...
... meal at a local restaurant. As we drove down the hill Sandy followed us. We drove past our friends house (the one that feeds him) and then we parked up and walked to the restaurant. Ten minutes after arriving the dogs in the restaurant all shot to the entrance, we looked up and saw Sandy in the doorway looking for us! The little monkey had followed our scent from the car. Darren walked him back to our friends but every time he walked back Sandy ...
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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