To begin with, he was more than five years older than myself at a time of life when five years really do count, I being twenty-nine and he thirty-four; then, on our first leaving port (I don't see why I should make a secret of the fact that it was Bangkok), a bit of manoeuvring of mine amongst the islands of the Gulf of Siam
had given him an unforgettable scare.
The only part I was a stranger to was the Gulf of Siam
And then I was left alone with my ship, anchored at the head of the Gulf of Siam
In the novella it is the precise latitude in the Gulf of Siam
where the old captain was buried at sea and where--according to the superstitious chief-mate Burns--the sailing ship must pass to secure a favorable wind.
We flew the very unconventional star Kalki Kochelin to the absolutely stunning island of Koh Kood, in the Gulf of Siam
, to experience some barefoot luxury at the Soneva Kiri Resort.
From Koh Samui I headed across the Gulf of Siam
to the royal city of Hua Hin, the backdrop for another big player in Thailand's spa scene, Chiva-Som'
owner and operator of 50 deluxe leisure properties in 25 countries, today announced it has agreed to acquire a 100% interest in Napasai, a luxury hotel and villa development located on Koh Samui island in the Gulf of Siam
, about one hour's flight from Bangkok.
The W Koh Samui Retreat & Residences will be the among the first W-branded residential projects in Asia when the 17 residential villas are completed in 2010 and will boast some of the most prestigious real estate in Thailand right on the shores of the Gulf of Siam
Nestled in the depths of breathtaking Thai scenery and overlooking the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Siam
lies the eco-friendly Hotel Royal Cliff Beach Resort.