B2B (km 2780, back to Bangkok)

Bangkok, 05.01.2013 Today we drove back from Koh Lanta to Bangkok, 870 km, in 12:20 hours. The first 1:30 we spent to get to the mainland, taking the 2 car ferries from Koh Lanta and getting only 50 km done. The last 1:30 we entered Bangkok city, also doing no more then 30-40 km. The …

Last bath in the sea

Koh Lanta, 04.01.2013 Waking up at 07:00 we discovered our second line bungalow on the hill was a great choice! We could see the entire beach, the sea with morning calm, and we have a great plant with huge leaves right in front of our door. Coffee and reading kept us on the veranda for …

Rainy day through Africa

Koh Lanta, 03.02.2012 Waking up yesterday it rained. It's not the first rain in the morning so we had a coffee and a book waiting for it to stop. At 10:15 it was still raining and we went for our last chance for breakfast. We met Giorgia and Luigi there, an Italian couple we got …

Thai cooking

Koh Lanta, 02.01.2013 Our friends know we love food and cooking, and Helena has a particular passion for Thai cooking (and me an even bigger one for eating Helena's Thai cooking). So far it has been autodidactic, but today is the day we go pro: with our first Thai cooking course, that I won in …

Next beach please (km 1820, Pan Beach-Koh Lanta)

Koh Lanta, 31.12.2012 After a day chilling and waiting for the weather to change the time had come to move to Koh Lanta, where we had 3 nights booked at a place Helena found. In the morning we left at 08:30 and moved fast. On the road we stopped at a local market in a …