An hours flight from Bangkok and we arrived in the beautiful island on Koh Samui. Although a small beautiful island there is a 7/11 at every corner and hundreds of huge resorts. It is a real holiday destination which meant staying in a hostel and watching my money felt slightly surreal. Visited the beaches of Bo phut and Chewang and had a night out in Chewang where we went to the famous Ark bar and after Green Mango. It was a really fun night! Which ended with us...
May 2014 Adventure
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Arriving in Thailand coming from India felt amazing! I didn't feel at risk of my life whilst the taxi driver took me to my hotel it was clean and quiet! Hotel was cheap and lovely! We decided to go out and have a look around the city and ended up in Phat Tong which is the red light district of the city. Te atmosphere was fun and extreme. Mainly filled with old white men but hey it was a laugh. Spent Sunday day having a look around the city which is beautiful as e...
Varanasi is super busy and super humid! Hello drenched clothing every time you step out of an air conditioned room! However... Varanasi is beautifully interesting. We have just got back from the daily celebrations at the Ganges. It was incredible! I never knew the atmosphere around hundreds of burning bodies could be so fun! Hundreds of people celebrating preying and music! We got back to the hotel using a cart on the back of a bike ring pushed by an extremely sm...
So after our first encounter with the overnight trains in India we arrived in Khajuraho. The train was an experience! Khajuraho is a quiet, green city. The home of several temples a lake and to the infamous Kama sutra. I read a bit of the Kama sutra book and couldn't actually believe the original text. It is quite surprising and not just to do with sex. There is a lot about relationships and what qualities you require in yourself and a partner.
We spent one night here in the jungle and went to the tiger safari in the early hours of the morning. We didn't get to see any tigers unfortunately, I think mainly down to the heat, but we did see monkeys, dear, crocodiles and a few other small animals which was great.