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Asean Trip Day 3 (continued): Ko Phi Phi Don

After exploring Ko Phi Phi Leh for half an hour and snorkeling at the bay for another half an hour, the speed boat took us to Ko Phi Phi Don where we would have our buffet lunch. As opposed to the uninhabited Ko Phi Phi Leh, Ko Phi Phi Don is home to majority of Moslems in Phuket. There were a lot of hotels and resorts on the island, yet no motor vehicles were allowed to operate. You could rent a bike to explore the area, though. It was around 12.30 when we touched down Ko Phi Phi Don. The fact that humans actually lived on the island and somehow still managed to do justice to its nature was simply jaw-dropping. Even at the shore, the water was as turquoise as a gemstone! People of Ko Phi Phi Don could be a good community role model for being committed to take care of their environment despite being one of the most crowded tourist destinations in Thailand, which leaves me personally feeling envious to the inevitable natural beauty this place possess that's well-taken care of. We ha