Use ready made lessons designed to follow the Thai National Curriculum and give a focus to your teaching.
Krabi is a famous rock climbing area three hours away.Good for a weekend stay.
Phi Phi Island popular with tourists. .
For absolute silence and natural beauty stay in a floating hut on the 120 mile long Cheowlin Reservoir.
Phang Nga Bay has longboat tours to James Bond Island - good for a day out.
Lam Pi waterfall for an afternoon swimming.
Lora the Taxi or her driver will meet you at the airport and bring you to the guesthouse in Khao Lak, 45 miles - just over an hour. As you leave the Arrival Hall turn left and wait near the illuminated blue bank kiosk. She will come to you.
Our base guesthouse in Khao Lak has clean dormitory accommodation, plus restaurant and bar. It is run by an English man and his Thai wife. Friendly couple.
Four nights a week are on placement at a hotel in or near a small Thai town. These have double rooms. If you want a private room it will cost 6 USD extra per night. The dorm and shared bedrooms are aimed at giving you good accommodation at a budget price.
All accommodation has western style bathrooms.
The placement hotels do not have dining facilities but the nearby town has cafes and food stalls.