My two countries that I would like going to are....
a great scenery
different, new and unusual. (Mosques)
Experienced this great opportunity myself, and was able to meet AMAZING people there.
2. Where to go? What to do?
Brunei- The Bandar Seri Begawan
temples where Muslims go to
I will take a taxi from the airport, to the temples approx. 20 minute drive. (Hotel)
Kompong Ayer - several miles along the riverside- Considered the water village. - Resembles traditional Brunei's lifestyles.
-Also a festival I will be attending is the Anniversary of Revelation of The Koran .
- celebrates of how Muslim was introduced to Brunei and the peace of it. Held August 27 th .
Currency rate: $1 American- 1.29028- Bruneian
Festivals attending - the Phichit Boat Races (Held in Phuket, September 6th- 7 th ).
Group of people (tourist and Thai)
Huge boats- Begins at the Nan river , to the end of the Phichit province.
End of race- spiritual ceremony will occur to give blessings to the Buddha, and mingle with others.
*extra time , I will scuba dive. Islands of Ko Tao, Similan, and Surin islands. Shopping will be involved floating markets and regular markets.
Currency= 1 American dollar, is 30 Baht
Brunei- Centre Point Hotel, Bandar Seri Begawan.
It serves breakfast every morning, Internet access, gym, and best of all air conditioning and a pool. ($92 per night)
5. Hotel- Thailand
In Thailand I am staying at the Park Plaza Bangkok Soi 18. I will be there Wednesday, September 12 th , and until Sunday, September 23 rd . Approx. 12 Days . They also provide the same as the hotel in Brunei, such as; pools, gyms, Internet access, breakfast every morning, and even wake up calls. (Also $92 per night)
6. How to get around?
From the airport,- a taxi to my hotel
other tourist, Bus taking us around
*The bus will take us, to explore the temples, including the Kompong Ayer , markets, shopping places, religious things, and the natural custom the people do here in Brunei.
Every liter used- $ .38 - 30 liters - per car- used 60 liters = $22.80
Same Concept, but different places
Taxi taking me everywhere
From the airport, to the hotel, all the attractions, markets, temples, ceremonies.