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Nakhon Si Thammarat - Allo Madarme!, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand travel blog

Nakhon Si Thammarat - Allo Madarme!

A travel blog entry by andanddan

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We spent a three hour bus journey travelling to Nakhon Si Thammarat from Krabi, without incident. Upon our arrival we were soon accosted by the usual taxi drivers etc, all desperate to take us somewhere and earn their bahts. We declined all offers ...

Kidnapped by a Tuk Tuk Driver, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Kidnapped by a Tuk Tuk Driver

A travel blog entry by hils

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... the whole dormitory in the hostel to myself which is quite nice. Someone said to me before leaving Hong Kong that Thailand is still pretty quiet - I guess people aren't travelling so much after SARS and with the terriorist bombings in Indonesia. ...

Lola, L-L-Lola, L-L-Lola, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Lola, L-L-Lola, L-L-Lola

A travel blog entry by martinandkate

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... sweet when she talked to him, and I thought he was easily the best part of the show. Kathoeys appear to be everywhere in Thailand. They are blatantly obvious and clearly just trying to fit in. I found the show made me more accepting of them and ...

Blood Bath, Phayakkhaphum Phisai, Thailand travel blog

Blood Bath

A travel blog entry by alasdairm

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With the bus pulling into Phayakk in the early AM today was an easy going lazy day with most of it whiled away reading and catching up on my journal as well as the almost routinely Sunday washing chore - would pay good money for a washing machine ...

Shopping, Shopping, Shopping, Beer, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Shopping, Shopping, Shopping, Beer

A travel blog entry by vickersontour

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Today we set off on the Skytrain for the big weekend market. We mainly went to get me a few items, but I am sure you can guess what the outcome was! I should have known better I suppose. The market itself is absolutely massive, and I mean massive. You ...

Living in the Bubble of Luxury, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Living in the Bubble of Luxury

A travel blog entry by jackdrury

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... well-to-do? On the front page of the following morning's newspaper I read that 70,000 were expected to march on Thailand's Government House later that day in an anti-government protest. 20,000 police had been brought in to keep the demonstration ...

Under Pressure, Koh Tao, Thailand travel blog

Under Pressure

A travel blog entry by alasdairm

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Urgh, 6am alarm call just to get wet again. Needing energy this morning both for the days dives and to kick start me into waking up I opted for the chocolate pancake which in hindsight may not have been the best choice when having the videographer ...

Like birds in the sky, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Like birds in the sky

A travel blog entry by jeroenandlinda

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Seven o'clock, and our alarm buzzes again. This time we are off for a short but very exciting adventure. Pongsri made us a croissant to go and we hop on our transport. A short drive took us out to the airfield. No not the airport, we were not leaving ...

Jungle Trek, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Jungle Trek

A travel blog entry by hils

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... has been recommending I see it. On Monday night I caught the overnight sleeper train up to Chiang Mai in the North of Thailand. I met a tour group and joined them drinking vodka and red bull until the wee small hours. On Tuesday I had a free day to ...

So far so good!, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

So far so good!

A travel blog entry by dazzla

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Thursday Oct 30th I'm not sure what 'Phimera' means in English, but as it was the name of my plane maybe it means 'to sit for 11 hours squashed between 2 large people with bladder problems and behind screaming one year old.' Such was my flight to ...

'Twas A Few Nights Before Christmas, Ko Chang, Thailand travel blog

'Twas A Few Nights Before Christmas

A travel blog entry by jackdrury

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December 2003 'Twas a few nights before Christmas and down at the beach, We were thinking old Santa was way out of reach For this is the land of the Buddha we thought Whoa.........heavens to Betsy, maybe its not From out of the east a cool wind ...

English Camp, Kao-Phuluang Forest, Thailand travel blog

English Camp

A travel blog entry by alasdairm

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... the day, doing activities, games and various songs which proved to be the most popular by far as they always are in Thailand. Before dinner, Julia and I went for a wander around the grounds of the park and although I'm not too squeamish about spiders ...

Thailand Hopping, Koh Lanta, Thailand travel blog

Thailand Hopping

A travel blog entry by ad_n_caz

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... deserted. We took the ferry to Langkawi, then legged it across the terminal to just make the ferry to Satun in Southern Thailand. A pick up truck, a small car to Trang (shared with another couple backpacking and all our luggage), a mini bus, a longtail ...

Day 108, Ko Samui, Thailand travel blog

Day 108

A travel blog entry by poolman99

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Feeling much better today Neil and I got in our taxi and headed to Ko Samui. Ko Samui is on the other side of Thailand to Ko Lanta so we had to get a boat first to the mainland, then a bus to Surat Thani and then another boat to Ko Samui. Ko Samui was ...

Dear P, Rawai, Thailand travel blog

Dear P

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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Dear P, Let me make something very clear. I'm not one of those people who gets down about life and gets all whiny and victim-y and talks about suicide. I actually have no time for those people. Rest assured. Now if I've mentioned suicide before it ...

Hi ho, a trekking we shall go!, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Hi ho, a trekking we shall go!

A travel blog entry by lizand_rich

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It took 12 hours on an over night train to get to Chiang Mai. As soon as we got to our guest house at 8am we were already being sold a 3 day trek starting the very next day! So we decided to waste no time and booked our selves in for a bit of adventure ...

Kanchanaburi - Very Moving, Kanchanaburi, Thailand travel blog

Kanchanaburi - Very Moving

A travel blog entry by andanddan

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... enemy. Thinking about all of this happening at the site on which we were standing was very poignant indeed. Our last meal in Thailand was spent at a floating restaurant on the banks of the Kwai, in the shadow of the bridge - it seemed appropriate that ...

2 Jan 2550 - to Chaing Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

2 Jan 2550 - to Chaing Mai

A travel blog entry by paul

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... that are trying to make money via prostitution. It is easy and convenient for tourists. For those that are more interested in "real" Thailand, I wouldn't suggest much time in Chiang Mai. But it can be used a warning. If you do travel to normal Thailand, ...

Leaving Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Leaving Chiang Mai

A travel blog entry by oriolesman

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... , jewelry, and other handicrafts, as well as some of the most delicious and mouth-watering food I've had since arriving in Thailand.  I bought a few souvenirs, ordered one last bowl of mango and sticky rice (for sixty cents), and met a group of  ...

Jungle Fever, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Jungle Fever

A travel blog entry by shaunduvall

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... Brian & Lucinda from the US, followed by darts and pool....I feel another hangover coming..... Saturday 3rd July 2004 When in Thailand....you go on a cookery course - out into the countryside, to the market to collect the ingredients, and your away ...

The long neck Women of the Padaung Hilltribe, Chiang Rai, Thailand travel blog

The long neck Women of the Padaung Hilltribe

A travel blog entry by suzettesp

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... of these rings, from the shins down to the ankles. Here's the weird bit.  All the Long Neck "villages" in Thailand are established with government help and tourists are definitely kept in mind when planning them out, they aren't managed ...

Zoo Visit, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Zoo Visit

A travel blog entry by goodrichodyssey

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As most of you know we love zoos, so we made a trip to the city's zoo. Since they (Thai Government) are not concerned about legal issues (like back in the States) you can get very close to the animals. This allows for some great pictures even though ...

Finally Back In Asia, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Finally Back In Asia

A travel blog entry by tdv95

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... who put us onto a guide and river tour and who could get us into Laos by boat as we can only stay in Thailand for 30 days. Vic exercised his computer skills to the max and had our flight to Chiangmai booked, contacted the guide, and accommodations booked ...

Leaving Asia, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Leaving Asia

A travel blog entry by danblank

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... some good stories though. I'll miss the people of Southeast Asia. Absolutely the friendliest in the world. Whether it's the women in Thailand who gave me rides on their motorbikes or the school-aged girls who stop to talk to you just to improve their ...

Canoeing through Ao Phang-Nga, Gulf of Thailand, Thailand travel blog

Canoeing through Ao Phang-Nga

A travel blog entry by shanewilson

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... sleep, I arose at 7am for an experience that I have looked forward to for years - one of which you see in tourist brochures of Thailand. After being picked up at 8am, the mini bus took me and a group of very social over 55s to Ao Poh jetty. A fairly ...

trip to ko samui part 1, Chumphon, Thailand travel blog

trip to ko samui part 1

A travel blog entry by jackandandrew

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Hey every body. we are doin the trip in 2 parts so that u can see on the map exactly where we have been! so we left bangkok 2 nights ago. we were supposed to get the bus at 8 in the evening, except that it decide not to turn up untill 10 30 so we both ...

Don't hold your breath!, Koh Phi Phi, Thailand travel blog

Don't hold your breath!

A travel blog entry by idarich

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Phew, no rest for the wicked! After completing our Day Skipper course on Friday 1 July, we caught the ferry straight back to the backpacker isle of Phi Phi, where we planned to do an open water scuba course. We'd barely settled into our bay-view bungalow ...

Doi Suthep- Part I: Arrival, Doi Suthep, Thailand travel blog

Doi Suthep- Part I: Arrival

A travel blog entry by oriolesman

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... .  No one said this was going to be easy. The temple is an extremely popular tourist destination in Thailand and reminded me of some of our larger national parks in the United States, like Yosemite or Yellowstone, buzzing with ...

Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Thailand travel blog

Hua Hin

A travel blog entry by tom_hollie_2010

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Hello again, So after The Full Moon Party on Koh Phangan (see previous blog entry) we made the very long trip to Hua Hin, a stopping off point before getting to Bangkok. We arrived here at 2am after a 12hr journey from the island, and after being ...

Back to Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Back to Bangkok

A travel blog entry by alasdairm

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Unfortunately Khun Maa and Phaaw had to go to Koen Kaen very early this morning for a teachers seminar meaning even with my best effort to get up early we said our goodbyes with me still standing in a towel fresh out the bathroom. It did give me some ...

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