Thailand

Learning about Buddhism and meditation at Wat Suan Dok

18/01/2017

Cost of travelling in north Thailand

Cost of travelling in north Thailand

13/12/2016

Thinking of travelling in North Thailand for two weeks but not sure what it will cost?


Accommodation for North Thailand - Summary

Accommodation for North Thailand - Summary

12/12/2016

For less than £7 a night (£3.50 each) we stayed in en suite doubles in northern Thailand. Here's our summary of the rooms, and what we spent!


Getting From Thonburi Station to Hua Lamphong Station in Bangkok by bus

Getting From Thonburi Station to Hua Lamphong Station in Bangkok by bus

11/12/2016

Getting from Thonburi Station to Hua Lamphong Station in Bangkok is easily done using bus number 40.


Visiting the Sticky Falls in Chiang Mai

Visiting the Sticky Falls in Chiang Mai

10/12/2016

The name Sticky Waterfall is actually referring to the fact that the rock over which the water is flowing is unusually grippy making it easy to climb.


Elephants World in Kanchanaburi

Elephants World in Kanchanaburi

09/12/2016

Elephants World’s slogan is ‘we work for the elephants’ and they’re true to their word!


Mae Ngat Dam floating houses

Mae Ngat Dam floating houses

08/12/2016

Mae Ngat Dam’s floating houses are essentially raft houses anchored out in the middle of a large lake in Si Lanna National Park.


Sleeper Train from Bangkok to Chiang Mai

Sleeper Train from Bangkok to Chiang Mai

07/12/2016

Our experience on the 2nd class sleeper train from Bangkok to Chiang Mai.


Camping at Erawan Waterfall

Camping at Erawan Waterfall

04/12/2016

Camping at Erawan National Park is a great way to see Erawan Waterfall without the crowds of day trippers ruining the scenic spot.


One day in Bangkok

One day in Bangkok

18/11/2016

Since we knew we’d be coming back to Bangkok a couple more times in the next few months, we decided to see what we could in one day.


Blog Posts

What we did in Chiang Mai

What we did in Chiang Mai

28/01/2017

Our time in Chiang Mai was a mixed bag of day trips, festivals, markets, day classes, and an enormous amount of food! Here's what we got up to...


Visiting Kanchanaburi in Thailand

Visiting Kanchanaburi in Thailand

06/12/2016

Kanchanaburi is an enjoyable couple of hours by train to the West of Bangkok and definitely worth a visit.


First timers guide to Thai massage

First timers guide to Thai massage

12/11/2016

I’d never paid to have a professional massage before and wasn’t even sure what a Thai massage was. All I knew was a few basic points Emma had told me.


Arriving in Bangkok

Arriving in Bangkok

11/11/2016

I suppose it's apt that our first blog post for our six month Asian adventure should start with us getting lost.