Our last two days in Thailand were again beach days. Honestly we had not planned to be lazy, not at all because we acutally do not like vacations with nothing else planned but going to the beach. I had all kinds of idea where to go, what to do. But after years of having very active vacations we kind of slit into being lazy for once. And guess what, this time it suited us just fine and it felt like heaven. Enjoying to listen to the waves cruishing to the shore, the birds singing, enjoying good food and fresh fruits. What a bliss!
Before going to dinner we liked to walk along Karon Beach and watch the sunset. On our last evening in Thailand the sunset was just spectacular, but see for yourselfes below.
Yesterday was quite a day 🙂 much more active than the relaxed beach. We decided to hike to Big Buddha. From Kata Beach it is a ca. 10km roundtrip with approx.360m elevation change. Now add about 85% humidity, sunny weather and 30° and you have got the absolute not perfect hiking weather 😎 Continue reading →
Yesterday we…surprise, surprice…went to the beach 🙂 But not only did we do that, no we ventured out and went to Karon Temple Market, also called Karon Night Market. The market is only twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays from 4pm to 10m. There is food, clothes, souvenirs and almost everything else that you can think of. Find some pictures below.
Another day outside in the sun….beach day. ❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤
When it had cooled down a bit at around 5pm we headed up a hill above Kata to watch the sunset. After sunset we walked along the beach and enjoyed the cool breeze and the laid back atmosphere. Continue reading →
After a very relaxing 6 hour flight with Emirates from Dubai to Phuket, we arrived right on time at 8am on Saturday morning. As I had heard and read a lot about the Taxi Mafia in Phuket we booked a private transfer to our hotel for about 20€. For Thailand standards this is alot of money but for a 1hour drive and my standard it was a very good deal which I can highly recommend (www.phuketastik.com). Continue reading →
Our last day in Dubai was dedicated to Dubai Mall and the At the Top Burj Khalifa experience. We headed to the mall at around noon and had about 4 hours until our pre-booked (highly recommended as the tickets for at the top were sold out for 11/03 and 11/04) time slot to go up on the 124th floor of the tallest building in the world.
Yesterday we used the free shuttle service of our hotel to Kite Beach. Kite Beach is one of some free beaches, which means there is no beach club with an entrance fee or privately owned hotel beach. Continue reading →