Category Archives: Thailand

Time to go home

I cannot believe I am writing our final blog post already! The last 8 months have flown by, I can still picture what the countryside looked like in the UK, all dry from the August sunshine as we were leaving … Continue reading

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ATM’s in South East Asia

In Thailand, Laos, Cambodia & Vietnam ATM’s like to charge you a withdrawal fee for you using their services. Not only is this annoying but on a long trip this starts to add up pretty quickly. We are travelling with … Continue reading

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Our month in Thailand

The month we spent in Thailand whizzed by. It started off with a sickly start in Bangkok which only gave us one day of sight-seeing by the time we had recovered. Needing somewhere quiet to go to finish getting our … Continue reading

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Elephants & Ethics

Ages ago I remember learning about how elephants are domesticated in Asia and that the process was pretty brutal involving spikes and a crate to keep the elephant locked up. With that in mind I was very wary about doing … Continue reading

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We Cook in Chiang Mai

In Chiang Mai, we took a class in Thai cooking in order to learn how the delicious food we had been eating was made. Our course was at ‘We Cook’ which was run by Miuw. She was a local chef … Continue reading

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