Thailand Trip 2011 Summary: 5D4N @ Kanchanaburi, Hua Hin & Bangkok, Thailand

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This is a summary of my trip during the short holiday. Detailed posts will be up soon 🙂


Kanchanaburi à Hua Hin à Bangkok


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Day 1 (BKK à Kanchanaburi)
We took the earliest flight from LCCT

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1# Our tour van that fit 10pax excluding the driver

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2# It was still early when we arrived at Bangkok. Had an early lunch at one Chinese-Thai Restaurant

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3# Took 3 hours journey to Kanchanaburi and checked-in into River Kwai Hotel (the best hotel in town)

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4# Shopped and snack-ed at small town center of Kanchanaburi 

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5# Err… (have no idea what is this. It has something to do with the left-over-wall after the World Wall 2) and visited to the war cemetery (forgot to take photos = =)

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6# Dinner at Taraburee Restaurant. Dinner by the river ♥ 

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7# Best pork Knuckle!!! Glad to have this on our reunion dinner on CNY eve (nian san shi)

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8# Night market
It was a spacious place where merchants place and arrange their goods on the floor.
Lelong Lelong

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9# Supper time

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10# Street food – Desserts as supper.


Day 2 (Kanchanaburi à Hua Hin)

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11# The bridge on the River Kwai

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12# The railway that connectsThailand and Burma; built by the empire of Japan during World War 2. Forced labour – Asian labours and allied prisoner of war were used in its construction. 

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13# River Kwai Park – a place selling goods and souvenirs

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14# This beauty is here too. 

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15# on our way to Hua Hin, drove into Big C supermarket’s food court for lunch.

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16# Gong Hei Fatt Choy yaaa…

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17# After 2 1/2 hours journey from Kanchanaburi…
Checked-in into Courtyard Marriott at Cha am beach, Hua Hin
854/2 Burirom Road, Cha-am, Hua Hin 76120 Thailand
Get to stay in superbbb room!!! ♥ ♥ 

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18# It’s the Sun-Sea-Breeze-hugging-time!

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19# Was lucky enough to have the opportunity to watch the lion dance.
a lot of ang moh here too

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20# Tea time

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21# Happy Hour by the beach!

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22# Seafood Dinner at Baan Itsara Restaurant, Hua Hin
7 naeb-kehat road hua hin
Tel: 032530574 or 032511673 (Thai phone number)

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23# Night market – a must visit for every visitor!
Located close to the clock tower on the other side of petchkasem road.


Day 3 – Hua Hin

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24# 6.35am (BKK hour): Sunrise

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25# Full english breakfast at John’s J&K restaurant; managed by an English retiree and his wife, K, a Thai lady.

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26# Self pampering with foot massage.

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27# PlearnWan Hua Hin – an eco vintage village. 
This place gotta kill your memory card’s storage!!!

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28# and snacking in this place!

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29# Big shopping mall in Hua Hin – Hua Hin Market Village.

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30# Royal waiting room at Hua Hin’s Railway Station
was built in the reign of King Rama VI in order to welcome the king and his entourage. 

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31# a happening market place filled with hand made items for sales.

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32# Dinner: The Hua Hin Terrace @ Hua Hin Night Market. 


Day 4 (Hua Hin à Bangkok)

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33# No pretty sunrise today

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34# about 2 hours from Hua Hin, the busiest market in the world – Damnoen Saduak Floating Market – canal filled with boats vending vegetables, fruits, snack and daily necessities.


To get here: travel from Bangkok via Thonburi Paktoh Highway to Samut Songkhram Town, follow the sign to Damnoen Saduak (Highway No. 325)

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35# Checked- in into Narai Hotel.
Address: 222 Silom Road, Bangrak, Bangkok, 10500 Thailand

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36# Platinum Mall – everyone’s heaven (or should I say, ladies?)

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37# Platinum Mall’s food court – they have what you want here

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38# Dinner @ Chinatown
Another happening area in BKK, jam-packed with tourists all over the world especially from China and Hong Kong.


Day 5: BKK

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39# Breakfast in Narai Hotel

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40# Naraya – another Heaven for ladies!!!
Baan Silom
No. 651 Room A5 & B4, Silom Rd., Silom,
Bangrak, Bangkok 10500
Open daily from 0900 to 2200 

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41# Yum… 
A fruitful trip (with my cousin)

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