What About Doing Nothing for a Change?

Normally, Olivier and I are not the type who opt in for long beach vacations. In fact, we joke that it wouldn’t be a de Bellefonds trip if we weren’t constantly getting lost climbing hills on our bikes, traveling 12 hours a day. But after a month of doing exactly that in Japan and Hong Kong, we wanted to sit still, preferably somewhere sunny and warm, for a few days. Which made the beaches of Thailand sound like paradise. We decided to skip Phuket (according to our book, an orgy of alcohol) and Phi Phi (very touristy) and settled on the island of Koh Phagnan. It’s known mostly for its hedonistic full moon parties, but we weren’t there for ... [Read More]