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How Did I end up here - Extended

THAILAND | Wed, 14 May 2014 | By maireadtheexplorer | Views [24]

I suppose when reflecting on my trip to Thailand I must start from the very beginning. It wasn’t the first step on the Koh Saan road that marked the beginning of my adventure, but the first sight of that 777 airplane that made me realise this was ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, full moon party, koh phi phi, maya beach, snorkelling, thailand

Photos: Bangkok

THAILAND | Thu, 24 Apr 2014 | By hapakuna | Flickr Photo Gallery

SEA from a first sight
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Tags: bangkok, hapakuna, thailand

Bangkok

THAILAND | Mon, 24 Mar 2014 | By miguel_rubi | Views [81]

Llegamos sobre las 18h (horario Bangkok, 6 horas menos en España) un tanto cansados, pero la emoción nos dió energía. El aeropuerto está relativamente bien y el paso por aduana fue fácil y sin problema alguno.... Read more >

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I'm in Thailand!!

THAILAND | Mon, 17 Feb 2014 | By kpow | Views [108]

Thailand!!!!! I've been here almost two weeks already and haven't updated! Woops! I think I've updated a few of you individually at least but here's what I've been up to... I started out in Bangkok but won't go into too much detail because, honestly, ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, scam, street food, thailand

Bangkok 2

THAILAND | Thu, 14 Nov 2013 | By jsgknaus | Views [136]

November 12 We basically spent our hungover day eating and sleeping, but we did also manage to be somewhat productive... In the evening we went to Jhasper Fashion so David could have another fitting for his work clothes and afterwards headed over ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, bus, market

Bangkok

THAILAND | Tue, 12 Nov 2013 | By jsgknaus | Views [131]

November 11 Dreading our 3 hour ferry ride to Chumpon, we prepped with some Dramamine a little too early which resulted in extreme grogginess and antisocial behaviors on the taxi ride to the ferry, but also a nice nap on our surprisingly empty and ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, buddha, khao san road, scorpion, temples

Why plan?

CANADA | Sun, 3 Nov 2013 | By mitann | Views [163]

So the airline tickets are bought, now what? Most often people buy vacation packages, not just an airline ticket to a foreign land.  We grappled with the idea of whether or not we should just ‘wing it’; show up and follow our nose.... Read more >

Tags: 25 days in thailand, bangkok, karabi, koh phangan, planning, thailand, wing it

A week to go til takeoff

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 18 Sep 2013 | By longawaited | Views [108]

I have my Travellers Cheques.   I have my bank issued Travel Card, with 0.1% lower rate than typical exchange rates from AUD to THB. So a minimal amount on that for purchases when needed.   I have exchanged $20 AUD for $14 USD at ... Read more >

Tags: australia, bangkok, birthday, elephants, flights, medical tourism, melbourne, preparation, thailand, travel costs

Passport

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 11 Sep 2013 | By longawaited | Views [133]

My first Australian Passport has been granted, I hope! I applied for the Priority Passport on Monday 09.09.2013 and it was said that if I do not receive a phone call it will mean there will be a passport delivered to me early next week.   ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, silk, thailand

Looking at Thai Attractions

AUSTRALIA | Sun, 1 Sep 2013 | By longawaited | Views [166]

I will have to go to the Floating market in  Damnoen Saduak! I think it is the largest from my little bit of net research today. Have always wanted to go there, since I watched it from afar on TV on documentaries since childhood.   ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, fears, floating market, river, storms, thailand, touring, touring costs

Preparing at Home

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 31 Aug 2013 | By longawaited | Views [134]

The heat is the essential thing to desire, isn't it, when in Thailand? Must be something like Cairns in the weather. That's ok, I have lived there before for over a year in beautiful tempestuous Cairns - have lived through the fear of being killed by ... Read more >

Tags: australia, bangkok, birthday, elephants, flights, medical tourism, melbourne, preparation, thailand, travel costs

Breaking Through Barriers - Bangkok

THAILAND | Wed, 17 Jul 2013 | By butterfly-freed | Views [311]

The first thing that hits you as you disembark in Bangkok is the wall of humid heat. After struggling with the ATM and then changing larger notes into smaller ones (a generally recommended practice), I search for the metered taxis. It is possible to ... Read more >

Tags: asia, backpacking, bangkok, temples

Tourist Turn Local

THAILAND | Fri, 31 May 2013 | By harper1 | Views [87]

28th Feb Today is a new day, and with a new day becomes a whole lot more of the unknown, even to the wisest of minds. Lets start with an iced tea! would you like a red iced tea? or a pearl milk tea? or perhaps and iced coffee tea?? Either one is ... Read more >

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Rush Hour All Hours

THAILAND | Fri, 31 May 2013 | By harper1 | Views [105]

Bangkok really knows how to overwhelm you, but its amazing how quickly you feel okay with your surroundings.I arrived mid afternoon into Bangkok with just me and a 13kg backpack. Taxi rank - crazy!! but the most efficient taxi service i've ever come ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, palace, temples

My new home, Thai style

THAILAND | Tue, 7 May 2013 | By rutha90 | Views [202] | Comments [1]

So that's my week in Bangkok over already! I'm now here in Surin where I will be teaching English to three year olds in a local school.  A few things from last week: Went to a market and ate a grasshopper!! Went in a racing tuktuk visited ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, elephant, grasshopper, surin, tefl, temples, tuktuk

Exploring Bangkok

THAILAND | Fri, 3 May 2013 | By rutha90 | Views [158]

I'm the second group of the TEFL internship who are training this week. So the last couple of days, group A have been doing the TEFL course, and group B ( my group) have had a few classes about Thai classroom culture, Thai Language lessons, Thai dancing ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, kho san road, tefl

Photos: Bangkok

THAILAND | Thu, 2 May 2013 | By rutha90 | Photo Gallery

Orientation week
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Tags: bangkok, tefl

I'M HERE!!!

THAILAND | Tue, 30 Apr 2013 | By rutha90 | Views [185]

Here I am!! I saw some amazing views from the flight, all the deserts and sandy bits all round Dubai, and then coming into Asia, lots of rice paddies and little villages, and amazing sunsets too. I got to Bangkok about 45 minutes early, which having ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, hangover, heat, jet lag, tefl.

Lunar New Year x2: Bangkok and Luang Prabang

THAILAND | Thu, 18 Apr 2013 | By gsewake | Views [171]

Rewind to Thursday, 11 April 2013, one day before Lao Lunar New Year celebrations begin in Luang Prabang; we find some cheap tickets to Bangkok from Luang Prabang and jump on them. We leave on Monday. Friday the 12th we celebrate our monthly anniversary ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, ceviche, luang prabang, lunar new year, party, songkran, water fight

From Bangkok to Burma

MYANMAR | Fri, 15 Mar 2013 | By nnninecountries | Views [1603] | Comments [3]

We made it to Bangkok after braving an overnight bus with loud travellers singing Karaoke and some near death turns that almost made the bus topple over. I don't have much to say about Bangkok, as Jake got a pretty bad cold and we were in need of ... Read more >

Tags: bangkok, elephants, horsecart, khoasan, myanmar, sunrise, sunsets, temples

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