Takua Pa in Phang Nga Province, Thailand

Takua Pa in Phang Nga Province, Thailand

Takua Pa Takua Pa is a town approximately 32 km north of the Khao Lak centre. Takua Pa is also a district that incorporates both the town and the Khao Lak area. By car, it takes about 35 minutes to drive from Khao Lak to the Takua Pa bus station which is located in...
Weather in Khao Lak – 19 May 2019

Weather in Khao Lak – 19 May 2019

19 May, 2019.Khao Lak felt hot today. Although clouds did appear ready to drop their water on the area, no rain actually fell. I took the above photo overlooking Phang Nga Bay at sunrise, at the Samet Nangshe Boutique hotel, approximately 90 mins south from the Khao...
Thailand Living Costs – Khao Lak

Thailand Living Costs – Khao Lak

Living in Thailand Just like any other country in the world, the cost of living in Thailand is very much dependant on which region or city you live in. If you decide to reside mainly in one of the hotels, or choose another periodic accommodation option, the cost can...
Weather in Khao Lak – 6 May 2019

Weather in Khao Lak – 6 May 2019

6 May, 2019.Today was one of those days in the Khao Lak centre where the rain falls for a few minutes, then the sun shines, then the rain returns, and so on. The photo shows some sparrows being fed cooked rice outside the Bussaba Massage shop in Bang Niang.Top...
Weather in Khao Lak – 5 May 2019

Weather in Khao Lak – 5 May 2019

5 May, 2019.Today felt like the beginning of the rainy season in Thailand for 2019. The Khao Lak weather changed dramatically from the previous day, bringing storms and lots of rain. The temperature dropped significantly and I had to put on a track suit and wear socks...