Santhiya Revisited

If pure unadulterated relaxation and spectacular views are what you’re after then look no further than the Santhiya Resort on Koh Yao Yai. We actually visited this hotel two years ago, which you can read about here, but decided to head back with my parents for four days during October half term as part of…

Review ~ Marriott, Hua Hin

A few weeks ago we headed down to the Marriott in Hua Hin for the weekend with some friends and our garish inflatables. We got a taxi down to the mainland seaside resort town which cost around 5000 THB return and takes about 3 hours from central Bangkok. We got a great deal on our…

Review ~ Santhiya Resort, Koh Yao Yai

For half term, we headed off with our friends to the Santhiya Resort on Koh Yao Yai for four nights followed by three nights back in Phuket at the Indigo Pearl Resort. We chose the Santhiya on Koh Yao Yai as we wanted to visit an island we hadn’t yet been to but that wasn’t too far away!…

October 2015

Well, I think I can safely say this month has been the craziest, busiest month ever. I can’t believe its nearly November already! To recap on why this month has been a bit mad, in case you missed it…the first fortnight of the month I was back in the UK, catching up with friends, eating…

Review ~ Rest Detail Hotel, Hua Hin

We were lucky enough to be given two nights at the Rest Detail Hotel in Hua Hin as a wedding/end of school present. We took the train down and jumped in a songthaew to get to our resort which was just five minutes away from the train station. Upon arrival, we were greeted by really…

Getting The Train

We have had a seriously expensive month with Singapore and being on holiday in Bangkok since the end of June. So our few days in Hua Hin last week was done on a micro-budget…thankfully being in Thailand that isn’t too much of an issue. We haven’t been to Hua Hin before even though it’s just…