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Koh Samet

We went back to Koh Samet and found a beach near the southern tip of the island. There were about seven people there and it was probably the most beautiful place on earth. Until I get to southern Thailand, where there are apparently a half dozen better ones. But this will do for a quick weekend.

These guys walk around all day with a bunch of food (fruit, bbq chicken, eggs, etc.) in those two baskets, trying to sell things to all the farang on the beach. They all wear jeans, vests and long-sleeved shirts and carry a pack that has to weigh at least 35 pounds. And we sit on the beach in bathing suits waiting for lunch to walk by.


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