(From Bangkok Post)
A short drive from bustling Pattaya, Sattahip district of Chon Buri province remains charming, with clean beaches and an easy atmosphere.
A seaman turns hesitantly when I ask how to get to tourist attractions situated at the naval base. He then calls his colleague who knows the area better.
“Drive through the junction and turn right at the T-shaped intersection. Then keep on going for 4km. Your destination is over there,” he explains with an extremely bored voice as if he has answered this question 100 times this morning.