Back on Dry Land

But more importantly, I can now bid goodbye to small and compact and say hello to big and spacious.

Bangniang Beach Resort is a newly renovated beach resort located in Khao Lak, a beautiful corner of the Andaman Sea and a popular jump-off point to the Similan Islands.

After 4 days of exploring the sea, it was time to do some land survey.

The resort is just a few minutes walk to Bangniang Beach

Chicken with Basil

and there, before we fly back tomorrow to the real world, we spent the rest of the day exploring more of what Thailand had to offer —  taste -wise.

Located just north of Phuket Island is one of Thailand’s most peaceful resort destination

—blessed with beautiful sunsets and

sprawled with natural and comfortable bungalows, cool beach restaurants and beach bars.  It offers an array of activities from fishing village excursions to waterfalls and cave hikes.  No less than three National Parks surrounds this resort town.  And if none of these activities excites, spending the day unwinding on the beach that seems to go on for miles, might be the answer.

This charming resort town shows very little signs that 6 years ago, more than 4,000 people died here when the tsunami struck its shores.  The only signs of that fateful day were

these warning street signs and

a police patrol vessel carried almost 2 kilometers inland (that fateful day) to where it sits today.  The boat was left where it landed and is now maintained as a memorial.

Khao Lak still remains relatively unknown and has not yet been intruded by the mainstream tourists, which makes this place ideal for those seeking quiet solitude.

Useful Information:

Bangniang Beach Resort
53/10 Moo 5 Khuk-Khak Takuapa
Phang-Nga 82190
Tel:  +(66)076 443 473-4
email:  reservation@bangniangbeach.com
Chongfah Resort Khao Lak
54/1 Moo 5, T.Kukkak, Takuapa District,
Phang Nga 82190 Thailand
Tel : (66 76) 486858

Scenic Sunday

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15 Responses to Back on Dry Land

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  2. cat says:

    Very interesting and lovely shots 🙂

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  3. stanley says:

    I’m sure the resort will get a lot of publicity from your amazing pictures. May I ask what programme did you use to edit your pictures?

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  4. Vicki says:

    I would love to visit this part of the world. Your photos have made me wish for a holiday.

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  5. Lesley says:

    It looks like perfection.

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  6. Siromade says:

    What a beautiful place to visit, love the footprints photo, the beach were amazing and all the views. Great photos.

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  7. ann chin says:

    I like the header photo. the fishing net is so long.

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    • zeal4adventure says:

      Hi Ann, that photo was shot in the southern part of the Philippines, Lake Sebu in Mindanao. I chanced upon this man fishing when we visited one of the lakes.

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  8. ewok1993 says:

    what an adventure.

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  9. J Bar says:

    Looks great.

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  10. Indrani says:

    Great texture added to the shots, gives a good feel to them.

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  11. Jossie says:

    What a pity you have to leave paradise and return to the real world!

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  12. ladyfi says:

    Wow – looks like Phi Phi did more than 20 years ago. So beautiful!

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  13. luna miranda says:

    i love how you processed these photos–beautiful!
    marvelous photos.

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