We got a minibus transfer to Koh Lanta, meaning we were picked up from our hostel at 10:30 and taken all the way, including the ferry, to our next hostel called “Let it bee”. Our hostel was a 4 story very skinny building which even had a kitchen for us to use if we wanted. … More I tried green Fanta on Koh Lanta
Our journey from Khao Sok to Ao Nang was slightly more tame than our journey from Koh Tao you’ll be glad to hear. Louise and I were collected from Smiley in a mini bus from here we were driven to a small bus stop in Krabi where we changed mini van to one heading to … More I’m a fan of Ao Nang
Our journey to Koh Tao was another big adventure of the trip so far. We caught a plane from Bangkok to Surat Thani. From the airport we booked onto a transfer to Koh Tao. This firstly involved a mini bus to the pier and then a catamaran ferry from Surat Thani port to Koh Tao. … More Oh wow Koh Tao
Louise and I flew from Chiang Mai to Bangkok early in the morning. This meant we were still sane enough to tackle public transport to reach our hostel. Firstly, we took a bus from the airport to “Mo Chit” stop, which connects to the BTS (sky train). Next, we hopped onto a sky train to … More What a shock Bangkok
We checked out of our hostel then headed to the bus station ready for our 11:30 bus to Pai. The journey was a 3 hour trip north via some VERY windy roads. The first person we spoke to said there would be 150 turns, the next said 300, it’s one of those things where the … More Couldn’t get a big enough slice of Pai
So Louise and I were super excited to come to the Elephant Nature Park after hearing amazing things: firstly, from my sister (she visited 3 years ago) but also from other travellers we spoke to! The nature park is a rescue and rehabilitation centre for previously abused or mistreated elephants. We were collected from our … More Elephant Nature Park-Chiang Mai
DAY 3 (14.01.17) I was so excited for today as we were heading out of the old city and into the near by national park to see the famous hill top temple: Doi Suthep. Louise, myself and three other girls ( all of whom we met the night before in the hostel bar…cliché, we know🙄) … More The sun is still shining in Chiang Mai!