Off to India

Off to India

Thought I’d write a quick post as I’m sitting in the Bangkok airport waiting for my flight to Kolkata, India.  I have to admit that I’m not 100% sure of what I’m getting into.  Of course I’ve done some background reading on Lonely Planet, browsed through some other travel blogs, as well as talked to a few others who have been there before.  The general consensus that I’ve gathered is that India is unlike any other country or place, and it totally it own unique entity. After having spent 6…

Koh Nang Yuan

Koh Nang Yuan

Koh Nang Yuan is a set of 3 tiny islands connected by a shallow sand bar.  The island has no permanent residents, and has only a few bungalows that can be rented out for an expensive price by Thai standards (but hey, remember you’re staying on an uninhabited island).  For those not staying in the bungalows, the island is only open from 9-5pm, adding a small incentive to stay there to enjoy some peace and quiet for those with deeper wallets. A mere 5 minute longtail boat ride from Koh…