Phi Phi Photo Blog

Day 230: Loving the Long Tails!

Thailand…land of the Long Tail Boat.  I’m not sure what it is about Long Tail Boats, but I think they are beautiful! Here is one at sunrise.  We took this photo on the Phi Phi Islands (pronounced Pee-Pee) around 6 am.  A very early ferry transfer is the only reason we were able to capture this photo! We really enjoyed sailing around the Phi Phi Islands on a Long Tail Boat.  On this particular day, we visited Mosquito Island and  Bamboo Island, but the most fun the kids had was just hanging out on… Read More

Day 224: Phi Phi and Our Pint-Sized Skipper

Finally, after years of waiting, we sailed to the Phi Phi Islands, just off the coast of Phuket.  We had a hairy drive over to their pier this afternoon, as the transfer should only have taken 30 minutes, but traffic was unusually bad, and the drive was over an hour.  Our ferry was scheduled to leave at 1:30pm and we were still driving at 1:40! And our driver did not speak one word of English, so we had no idea if the ferry would wait for us. Thankfully, the concierge at our… Read More