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Malaysia, Stamps and Food Halls

Youll be pleased to know I am not one of the tourists which has been arrested this week for exposing themselves on the top of a mountain! They’ve been released now, here’s the article. We arrived in Malaysia yesterday after enduring a 400 mile, 12 hour bus/ferry journey. We left our hotel in Samui and […]

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Elephants, Back Cracks and Boxing

Wednesday was classed as our ‘free day’ on Koh Samui and the group could do whatever they wanted. We opted for a welcomed lie in and got up about 9. We headed to the strip with its array of souvenirs, fake branded clothing, massage parlours and bars, shopping on the way down. I had the […]

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Paradise, Suits and Ladyboys

We were up early again in Samui and boarded a bus to the main ferry terminal at 07:30, as we joined a boat tour to Ang Thong National Park, an area of over 40 islands. Our first place in the scooter capital of the world – everyone seems to have them. The boat journey took […]

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Khao Sok National Park

The top bunk on the sleeper train was definitely the short straw. The lights remained on and there was a large gap in the curtains at the top – bad times for when you’re trying to sleep. The train arrived at Surat Thani at 07:30 and we disembarked into a small coffee shop for a […]

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