Ahem. Remember this post? Written just about a week or so ago? About how I was saying goodbye to Koh Tao?
Guess where I am right now.
Well, what can I say. It’s a bloggers’ prerogative to change her mind? To be fair, I never said I wouldn’t come back for another visit (though I did say it wouldn’t be on this trip — whoops). Last week, as you may recall, I was in the middle of a three-day panic attack. I had a ticket to the Philippines, but something didn’t feel right. I had so much work to catch up on, and six weeks in a challenging and new country ahead of me — and I was constantly on the brink of tears. With four hours to go before my flight, I decided to follow my heart and delay my ticket — three more weeks in Thailand followed by three weeks in the Philippines. I felt a weight off my shoulders the moment I made the call.
So far, it seems I made the right decision. A friend who just returned from the Philippines told me I would have been just about two weeks early for peak season for everything I was most excited about — whale sharks, manta rays, and the famous rice terraces. Then I found out I’ll now be overlapping with blogger friend for my last few days in Bangkok. And at the moment I’m enjoying traveling with the lovely and a friend from Hawaii through Southern Thailand.
Since I got here it’s just been, well, the usual — work, Muay Thai, work, massages, work, party, work, beach! I’m catching up on freelance work, trying to get back into the blogging groove, guest posting on Hostels.com about , and tackling little things on my to-do list like using my to order new business cards. Next week I’ll be onto Railay to try rock climbing and visit a new destination in Thailand!
Onto Photo of the Week…
I loved the sky on this cloudy morning over the island.
This seems to be one of my signature shots these days… this one being a little different as it’s before a night dive!
Who doesn’t love a cheeky clownfish?
A colorful dive at Chumphon Pinnacle.
At Sai Nuan beach, my favorite on the island.
Fire dancing on the beach!
Which photo is your favorite?
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