Being a child of the 80s, when Jaws was shown on TV all the time and there seemed to be a new sequel every week, warning you not to go back in the water, I’ve always had a healthy fear of sharks. 1,127 more words
We did two day trips from Kyoto. The first was a spur-of-the-moment trip to Osaka.
Originally we thought we’d spend a night in Osaka after Kyoto, but when we stepped outside on our third day in Kyoto to discover that it was miserably rainy our outside-focused plan for the day wasn’t so appealing anymore. 576 more words
We took the morning long tail boat back to Ranong, Thailand, where we switched to a songthiew and then to a minibus headed to Chumphon. We had planned to take a night ferry from there to Koh Tao, but arrived just in time to catch the afternoon high speed catamaran instead. 1,084 more words