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Big Cats with Big Teeth, Kanchanaburi, Thailand travel blog

Big Cats with Big Teeth

A travel blog entry by alasdairm

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I've always loved big cats, lions and tigers in particular, so the chance to get close enough to smell the cat food with the latter was a chance I could not pass up. The so called Tiger Temple or Wat Pa Luangta Maha Bua Yannasampanno Forest Monastery ...

Myanmar to Bangkok - Culture Shock, Ban Ao Nang, Thailand travel blog

Myanmar to Bangkok - Culture Shock

A travel blog entry by andrewanderica

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... sanctions on these things are not worldwide however with China taking much of the oil and gas and the logs apparently go to Thailand. The Thai’s then chop the wood and give it the Thai stamp before exporting around the world including the UK.  ...

Nice and slow in Phnom Penh, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Nice and slow in Phnom Penh

A travel blog entry by shanewilson

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I arrived in Phnom Penh at 4pm on Tuesday and was awe struck as to how flooded this country is... water absolutely everywhere. Arriving in Cambodia is an experience in itself.  A tip for first comers is to try to sit as close to the front of the ...

Bridge on the River Kwai, Bangkok and Kanchanaburi, Thailand travel blog

Bridge on the River Kwai

A travel blog entry by lizandsimon

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... what we will normally pay!) We dumped our bags and headed to RamButtri Road nearby for something to eat. Everyone told me how cheap Thailand is but i still couldn't believe it. We had a Pad Thai, a noddle dish wok fried with fresh vegetables and chicken, ...

The Former Capital, Ayuthaya, Thailand travel blog

The Former Capital

A travel blog entry by dane

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... I was able to remember the awe that enveloped me when I first began traveling and particularly when we first arrived in Thailand 8 months earlier.  My parents who are now grandparents were so childlike and captivated by the world that I marveled ...

Thailand - Back to Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Thailand - Back to Bangkok

A travel blog entry by gonetilwhenever

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... stop was Delhi, though not before getting Verdi's nail scissors confiscated on checking in and then Andrews bag broken into somewhere between Bangkok and Delhi - his lock was destroyed and his hair clippers magically disappeared! Thailand's final ...

DId not expect this!, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

DId not expect this!

A travel blog entry by hancocjb

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... up a storm to jazzercize. No question Bangkok has a dark side but it also has many colorful bright sides. On December 5th Thailand celebrated the birthday of their king. We weren't actually there on the 5th but we did witness many of the preparations ...

Ao Ton Sai - Day 59-67, Krabi, Thailand travel blog

Ao Ton Sai - Day 59-67

A travel blog entry by christosp

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... national marine park which is a group of 40 islands 35km west of Ko Samui. Suppose to be the most beautiful islands in Thailand and relatively untouched. Day 61 - 23/04/08 Another late night and another wasted day. I'm seeing this laziness as my ...

Ao Ton Sai & Koh Pha Ngan - Day 68, Koh Pha Ngan, Thailand travel blog

Ao Ton Sai & Koh Pha Ngan - Day 68

A travel blog entry by christosp

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Went to bed reasonably early last night for a change. Thought it would be sensible to hit the sack and get some sleep before the long trip today. I was up early to catch a longtail boat to Ao Nang this morning, had to get one by myself as nobody else ...

Koh Pha Ngan - Day 69-73, Koh Pha Ngan, Thailand travel blog

Koh Pha Ngan - Day 69-73

A travel blog entry by christosp

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... plot with alcohol and probably other things. He's told the orchestra back in Minsk that he broke his leg and is staying in Thailand to recuperate. Complete nonsense of course. Anyway, as the day and night progressed we'd kept asking him to sing, but he ...

So we went to Koh Lanta.................., Koh Lanta, Thailand travel blog

So we went to Koh Lanta..................

A travel blog entry by tonyandsarah

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So we decided to go to Koh Lanta. The lonely planet didnt rate the place much, so that would hopefully mean that there wouldnt be a great deal of people there. We went with Johanna and Stuart to get the ferry across, and also met Warren, one of the guys ...

Swimming Monkies - Part 1, Bangkok and other, Thailand travel blog

Swimming Monkies - Part 1

A travel blog entry by paul

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... School and have visited Chaiyaphum, in Thailand's North East. Oh, I also went to Malaysia and got a Non - Immigrant Class B Thailand Visa. First a couple of things I noticed during the period of the last Travel Pod but forgot to write: Whilst I ...

Bus to Ko Tao, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Bus to Ko Tao

A travel blog entry by faff

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... Lomprayah down to Koh Tao and were on the bus at 21:00. Lomprayah are really well organised and we were happy again to be in Thailand, the people are so much more curtious and friendly. It cost 850 baht to get down to Ko Tao and we were there for 9am the ...

Bad moon risin', Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand travel blog

Bad moon risin'

A travel blog entry by laurenandkris

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... in Laos was also great. Now we go to Kuala Lumpar to try and find a route to Indonesia, where once again we'll be putting some real travelling time and not just pretending to 'find ourselves' in Thailand (Oh, there were plenty of them at the party ...

Phuket and The Phi Phi Islands, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Phuket and The Phi Phi Islands

A travel blog entry by borthscouse

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... Reef in Australia. A couple of others said they saw a few small sharks, but no one died on this trip, which I think in Thailand is regarded as a surprising bonus. The bay has been overrun with tourism since the film, but still retains its natural beauty. ...

Monkey Shit Fight!!! A.K.A. Thai transport sucks!!, Hat Yai, Thailand travel blog

Monkey Shit Fight!!! A.K.A. Thai transport sucks!!

A travel blog entry by jackie_n_james

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... us to a hole in the wall shop that had a million people it seemed sitting around waiting for buses to various places in Thailand and Malaysia....this was the Holiday company office. It was INSANE, just a complete caotic mess! We were given stickers with ...

Movies, Thai Style, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Movies, Thai Style

A travel blog entry by shanewilson

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... people. Coupons are needed to buy the food... I left it up to Game to select the food which consisted of a few vegetable dishes, fried chicken (delicious!), assorted pastries and rice. The Thai food and people have made my visit to Thailand so ...

To the border, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

To the border

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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Right I'm off. Finally. I've just replaced half my backpack with textbooks and in just a few hours I'll be back on the road. The elation is blissful, I can't tell you. Another 18 hours of overland joy and I'll be in Vietnam. War relics, pho and the ...

888, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

888

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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It's eight O'clock on the eighth day of the eighth month of the eighth year of the 21st century! I'm in Bangkok, just climbed out of a crazy arse tuk-tuk and checked into a place on Rambuttri Road. Just spent the last eight-een hours in transit, ...

First Day Out in Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

First Day Out in Chiang Mai

A travel blog entry by dane

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... all your life, important land marks, spots you remember from literature, and more museums than you can see in a lifetime.  Northern Thailand is mostly trekking and wats.  And we weren't up to trekking and all the wats look pretty much the same ...

The Secret of Koh Lipe, Koh Lipe, Thailand travel blog

The Secret of Koh Lipe

A travel blog entry by tom_hollie_2010

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... goes on and on about how Thailand is paradise. However, I have never been overly convinced and since travelling some of Thailand I am still not convinced. I agree that Thailand has white beaches, blue seas but these are usually surrounded by about a ...

Xmas and New Year in Thailand, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Xmas and New Year in Thailand

A travel blog entry by loudan1979

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... It seemed for the moment that we were still on the beaten track and wondered if we were ever going to get into the 'cheap' Thailand we heard so much about.... We headed off by boat to an Island called Koh Lanta. This place was a fair bit cheaper ...

Rolling out of 'Nam, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Rolling out of 'Nam

A travel blog entry by martinandkate

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... this part of the trip. A short but happy two weeks in Vietnam. We are moving on out of Nam in desperate need of some R&R, Thailand being the destination of choice. This part of the trip we haven't put too much thought into and are hoping for it to be ...

Ko Mook, Thailand: Searching for Emerald Cave, Ko Kradan, Thailand travel blog

Ko Mook, Thailand: Searching for Emerald Cave

A travel blog entry by samber

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... the viewpoint watching the sun go down. She approached us to enquire about taking my photo for an article she was writing on Thailand for a Norwegian woman's magazine. Wanting to make the most of having washed my hair for the first time in a couple of ...

Lairy life in Laem Son, Ko Phangan, Thailand travel blog

Lairy life in Laem Son

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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The Police Station Deciding to miss Koh Samui out this time round was an easy decision. In the ever so tiny terms and conditions section of each fast-food promotional ad I read, it stated that none of the amazing meal deals or associated pricing ...

Back to the beach!, Ko Phangan, Thailand travel blog

Back to the beach!

A travel blog entry by tomsontravels

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... 't tell you how! I wish we had had time to explore but we got our visas stamped and we hustled back on to the boat and back to Thailand. Not before we had been fleeced out of $30. Our $20 bill we had to pay for the visas in Burma had a tiny red paint mark ...

Rain rain go away, Phuket, Thailand travel blog

Rain rain go away

A travel blog entry by tomsontravels

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... it only lasted about half an hour! Cat and Rik kept saying they didnt mind the rain, they were from Manchester, but we knew Thailand had more to offer than rain. We checked into the best hotel in the world EVER. It was off season so everything was cheap ...

Run to the sun, Ko Tao, Thailand travel blog

Run to the sun

A travel blog entry by tomsontravels

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We legged it from Phuket the next day as quick as possible, got the night boat back to Koh Tao. It was the same one we came on with the window missing out of bed number 21. No problems this time and we arrived to brilliant sunshine on Koh Tao! We found ...

Haven't we been here before?, Ko Phangan, Thailand travel blog

Haven't we been here before?

A travel blog entry by tomsontravels

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... water! Got into hardcore 4 way bat and ball on the beach. It felt like Cat and Rik had been with us for a month not two weeks, we had had so much fun! But it had to end sometime and our visas were running out (again). We had to leave Thailand ...

Not a week old yet, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Not a week old yet

A travel blog entry by paul

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"remember...baby cries....hand to Mommy....run away!" Brett ---------------------------------------------------------- Kitty is well. She is 6 days old today. She is eating / drinking well and sleeps a lot. We get up a few times during the ...

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