Category Archives: Thailand

17th January – Phuket

Final full day in Phuket, and time to go see the one thing everyone has told me to – James Bond Island.  My super discounted tour was with a company called Phuket Team Canoe, and would take me through the … Continue reading

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16th January – Phuket

Phuket starts the day by proving its not backpacker friendly, regardless of how nice the hostel is.  James Bond Island tours (the one thing everyone has insisted I go see) start at 1200 baht, and the good ones closer to … Continue reading

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15th January

Gods…next time I come to Thailand I’m travelling completely by train or plane.  The bus system in Thailand could leave me with nightmares. Its going to take a good 8 hours to get to Phuket, so I chose the earliest … Continue reading

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14th January – Koh Samui

Since I sort of wasted yesterday as I had to wait for my license, I really only have one full day on Koh Samui.  Some people recommended I hire a scooter and see the sights myself, but my feelings about … Continue reading

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13th January

Rather frustratingly, despite the fact that I wont be leaving until the afternoon, I have to get out of bed early as the check out time for the dorms is a lot earlier than the usual 12 and as such … Continue reading

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12th January – Koh Tao

Early morning, and I get off to a very bad start with just how I’m feeling.  My body has decided to betray me in the worst way – but thankfully not so bad that I can’t go through with the … Continue reading

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11th January – Koh Tao

Exam day – though first off, more class time.  Per needed to explain dive computers and how one predicts how long a dive can be depending on the depth and dangers.  One of the biggest risks with diving is that … Continue reading

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