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A Day spent with Elephants, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

A Day spent with Elephants

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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... had been abused at other parks where they were forced to take riders for hours on end, others were used for logging in Thailand and others were injured and abandoned.  It was clear that they all are very fortunate to have found their way to the Park ...

Fourth of July in Phuket, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Fourth of July in Phuket

A travel blog entry by kevinmoss

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... between the people of Thailand and the people of Vietnam.  Vietnam draws much more influence from China and even Japan, whereas Thailand draws the majority of influence from Indonesia, India, and the middle-east.  After the show, I bought an ...

"As long as you try to be a good person...

A travel blog entry by wanderinwonder

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... for having us. Thank-you Faru, for being a truly admirable leader, and good-hearted person. And thank-you for showing us what it truly means to teach english here in Thailand, and for showing us a different approach to teaching.  Okay?  ...

Maya Bay, Shark Hunting & Monkey Beach, Ko Phi Phi Le, Thailand travel blog

Maya Bay, Shark Hunting & Monkey Beach

A travel blog entry by kevinmoss

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So why did we come to Ko Phi Phi?  One reason.  Ko Phi Phi Le was used as the setting of the 2000 Leonardo Dicaprio movie called The Beach.  In the movie the beach was just stunning and it looked like paradise.  Everyone was ...

An introduction to ISB, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

An introduction to ISB

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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So today was a big day for the boys. They visited their new school, International School Bangkok for the first time. Alright, so the first thing they had to do was an exam......but it was followed by a great tour of the school.  Both Luke and Jake ...

Thailand - Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Thailand - Bangkok

A travel blog entry by thailand_dream

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... way. Bangkok is just as crazy as i remember, and also just as amazing. I've had a great week here settling back into Thailand. Met some fellow travellers, exchanged travel stories and ideas for onward travel and met some great locals too. I don't know how ...

Another week in Bangkok.......and China!, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Another week in Bangkok.......and China!

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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This past week was quite a busy one for all of us.  A month or so ago, I joined the Club Canada Thailand whose membership is comprised of, yes, Canadians currently living in Thailand.  It is also open to Thais and others who "like" Canada.  ...

Steak!, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Steak!

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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... had heard about this place quite a while ago and had been wanting to go check it out. Beef in general is not popular in Thailand so it is difficult to get and very expensive. Arno's is a french butchery/restaurant and they are renowned for their excellent ...

Xmas in Koh Phi Phi, Koh Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Xmas in Koh Phi Phi

A travel blog entry by mktravels

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We have been to Thailand on several occasions and visited many of their islands and we have to say Koh Phi Phi is the nicest yet.  The islands are renown for being one of the most idyllic locations in the world, featuring warm azure waters and ...

A chance to catch up on the last couple of weeks, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

A chance to catch up on the last couple of weeks

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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... the Timbits! Luke was away last week for his Global Citizenship Week trip.  This year he opted to stay in Thailand and headed up north to a small village called Tanton which is located very close to the Myanmar border.  Luke and the ...

Ao Nang, Krabi, Thailand travel blog

Ao Nang

A travel blog entry by stephen.j.booth

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... The time has come to move on, we've had an amazing time in Thailand but just recently we've been dying to feel intrepid again. Thailand offers a hedonistic blur of beaches and bars but has sold its soul in many ways. I want to find places a little more ...

Mosquito & Bamboo Islands, Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand travel blog

Mosquito & Bamboo Islands

A travel blog entry by kevinmoss

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We woke up this morning with the sound of rain on the thatch roof.   We quickly got dressed (breakfast ends at 10:30 and it was already almost 10) and scurried on over to take some breakfast.  The resort provided umbrellas and they sure ...

Sawadee Ka From Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Thailand travel blog

Sawadee Ka From Hua Hin

A travel blog entry by wanderinwonder

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... rescue named Rescue Paws. Please like on facebook and if you can donate, money from back home goes a very, very long way here in Thailand as I'm sure most of you know. In that same day we did Muay Thai training, we learned the basics and had a lot ...

Bangkok - Part one, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Bangkok - Part one

A travel blog entry by stephen.j.booth

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... nbsp;but stay away from the elephants etc, it's just plain cruel. We have had a couple of great nights so far, Thailand is definately a good place to meet other travellers easily, it was much harder in Vietnam. Thai food blows all other ...

Hiking in Erawan National Park, Erawan National Park, Thailand travel blog

Hiking in Erawan National Park

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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One of the things that was on my "must do" list while in Thailand was to hike up the Erawan Falls trail in Erawan National Park. So today is the day!  We all loaded up into our cars, turned on the GPS and headed out. After a quick stop at the ...

'Da Unit wit Da Greyhound', Chalong, Thailand travel blog

'Da Unit wit Da Greyhound'

A travel blog entry by rolandandlizzie

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... in Phuket back in December. For those of you who don’t know, Phuket is a large island on the west coast of Thailand. It’s known for backpackers, luxury resorts, all the stuff in-between and also those interested in fitness and Muay Thai ...

....and so Year 2 begins!!!, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

....and so Year 2 begins!!!

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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After our amazing trip back home, we have settled back into life here in Bangkok with a few more days until school starts. The boys and I decided that we would head downtown to visit an aquarium that we had heard about as well as to meet up with Ray for ...

A Sad Day, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

A Sad Day

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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I'm sure that by now most everyone has heard about the terrible bombing in downtown Bangkok that happened last evening.  It was shocking and obviously very sad for a country of people who are known for their kindness and hospitality.   We ...

Visitors arrive in Bangkok, Ayutthaya, Thailand travel blog

Visitors arrive in Bangkok

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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... last night and after a good night of sleep we all got up this morning for a day trip to Ayutthaya, the ancient capital of Thailand.  Ayutthaya is an easy hour drive from Bangkok and is well worth the trip.  We started our morning off with a ...

A New Year, and  a new country, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

A New Year, and a new country

A travel blog entry by thomaswguy

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... of the guest house was gorgeous, in the foreground the sleepy border town of Huay Xai, in the background a small river crossing and Thailand :)  I also had some good news to find out that the Christmas presents i had sent home to my family had ...

A relaxed long weekend, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

A relaxed long weekend

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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... ) in the heart of Bangkok which is now a museum.  I visited the house with my friend Jasmina and Tracy, a newcomer to Thailand.  Tracy just moved here from Ottawa as her husband is an RCMP officer posted here.  I had been corresponding with ...

Oh-man we're in Bangkok (Claire hates this title), Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Oh-man we're in Bangkok (Claire hates this title)

A travel blog entry by jlaire

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... bout 4 years ago and no one in Englnd likes them) songs also playing loudly on the TV overhead its quite the introduction to Thailand. We go to bed very happy to be here and excited to meet our tour group tommorrow! 31st August: Claire jumps straight ...

An Evening Out, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

An Evening Out

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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Today was a quiet day at home providing the chance to rest up, get caught up on chores and enjoy each others company. In the evening, Ray and I had a social event to go to so this left Ron, Cathy and the boys on their own.  The boys were keen on ...

Monk-in-around On Ben's Birthday, Hua Hin, Thailand travel blog

Monk-in-around On Ben's Birthday

A travel blog entry by wanderinwonder

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We had to celebrate Benjamin's 26th  Birthday by making it a weekend long festivity! We finished our last day of english camps at the Hua Hin Public school, and celebrated with our new friends by eating traditional thai and drinking by the pool. ...

10th Tsunami Anniversary, Koh Phi Phi Don, Thailand travel blog

10th Tsunami Anniversary

A travel blog entry by mktravels

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Despite the obvious Xmas festivities Koh Phi Phi Don was very much focusing on the 10th anniversary memorial for the Tsunami. We stayed at Charlie's Resort which is 20 metres from the beach, so in 2004 it was one of the first ...

Climbing again!, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Climbing again!

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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It was another enjoyable week here in Bangkok....well, O.K., certainly for me...I guess if you ask Luke he would reply "Lots of homework".  The kids back in Canada will have started school this week so I will be interested to hear if the Grade 9's ...

Giving Thanks for Life Abroad Part Deux, Still in Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Giving Thanks for Life Abroad Part Deux

A travel blog entry by lisa-ashley

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... It's true I live in a crime scene filled with ants- but the chalk serves its purpose well. The Council for National Security, Thailand's current government reported that it will be lifting Martial Law in more than half of the country's 76 provinces - ...

A daytrip to Ko Kret, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

A daytrip to Ko Kret

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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... with Ray.  We had the opportunity to get together with Stephan and his family a couple of times in Ottawa before we left for Thailand.  Stephan and Jasmina have three kids, a daughter who is 14 and twin boys who are 12 years old.  ...

Cooking With Poo, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Cooking With Poo

A travel blog entry by cyndyh

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I figured the title of this entry would likely spark some interest. Poo is actually the name of a woman who owns a small cooking school here in Bangkok. Her nickname (almost all Thai people go by a nickname) is "Champoo" but she uses a shortened ...

Ooh! Alcohol..., Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Ooh! Alcohol...

A travel blog entry by zee

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With no sleep since Dharamasala two days before, I found myself on the airport bus to Khao Sahn road. Though I was very happy to be heading away from India, I was not looking forward to Khao Sahn, and was planning to leave for an island as quickly as ...

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