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Phuket: The Surin

This post is long overdue... but I forgot all about it! The hot and sunny August days reminded me that I still need to quickly post about our great trip to Phuket in May this year! It was the first beach holiday for Lina, and our 4 month old baby enjoyed it big time. We… Continue reading Phuket: The Surin

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Khao Lak: Le Meridien

You can tell that we've become big fans of Khao Lak - it is quieter than Phuket, with amazing beaches and fairly easy to get to. Three and a half hour on a direct flight from Hong Kong brings us to Thailand. From Phuket airport it is another hour up North and then we are… Continue reading Khao Lak: Le Meridien

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Khao Lak: Small sandy beach and another waterfall in the national park

A few more blog posts about Thailand before I'm back in Hong Kong... Khao Lak is famous for its national parks. We visited the Chong Fa Waterfall first, which is at the East end of the national park. Then a few days later we spent a whole day exploring the West area of the national… Continue reading Khao Lak: Small sandy beach and another waterfall in the national park

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Khao Lak: Bang Niang Market

There is not much to do in Khao Lak, besides relaxing at the beach or exploring the national park. One of the few alternatives is to visit the Bang Niang Market on a Monday, Wednesday or Saturday afternoon. Bang Niang itself, three kilometres North of Khao Lak, is a strange little place that looks a… Continue reading Khao Lak: Bang Niang Market

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Khao Lak: Chong Fa Waterfall

Staying in Khao Lak means great beaches, lots of sunshine and just a great way to relax - but it also means great nature surrounding you. Khao Lak is actually famous for its natural park. The whole park covers 125 square kilometres and runs in a west to east direction, including beaches and mountains. The… Continue reading Khao Lak: Chong Fa Waterfall