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Half Moon Festival, Ko Phangan, Thailand travel blog

Half Moon Festival

A travel blog entry by madman96

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The day of the half moon party!  I snag my complimentary breakfast and head to town on Limey to meet up with Nicky, Emma and James and find ourselves signed up for the Reggae Boat Tour with 10 strangers, each more unsuspecting of what was to come ...

Move over Jamie Oliver and other stuff..., Chiang mai, Thailand travel blog

Move over Jamie Oliver and other stuff...

A travel blog entry by tonyandsarah

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On the 16th we decided to flex our culinary skills and delve into the world of Thai cooking. Sut, our speech inflection challenged host, firstly took us shopping around the local market for loads of weird and wonderful stuff to use based upon the ...

Storms, Scooters and Scams, Ko Mak, Thailand travel blog

Storms, Scooters and Scams

A travel blog entry by emmaandemma

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... a sticker on us of a smiley face,which they'd given us in exchange for taking our ticket. This may seem weird but is common in Thailand and we've never had a problem with it before, there's always been someone there in the bus area when we've needed to ...

Heading Home via 5 Star, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Heading Home via 5 Star

A travel blog entry by themurphys

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Arrived at 8pm at the hotel and got quite a culture shock.. not sure if we actually like staying 5 star... but give me a day and Im sure Ill adjust haha.... Anyway.. hotel is lovely and things worked out exactly as planned. We spent the two days ...

Delay in paradise..., Koh lipe, Thailand travel blog

Delay in paradise...

A travel blog entry by elizacass

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So remember when I wrote about "Thai time" well we were told today to show up at 2 pm at the Barracuda Bar on the beach to check-in for our 4pm ferry back to Langkawi. Why do you need two hours for check-in? Its only a 5 minute wait at the fold out card ...

Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

Bangkok

A travel blog entry by arlash

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... steel bridge has been repaired and is still functioning today. Then it was off to visit Hellfire Pass, a section of the Thailand - Burmese railway that was built by allied prisoners and conscripted workers. As many as 15,000 prisoners died because of the ...

We ain't in Kansas anymore, Ranong, Thailand travel blog

We ain't in Kansas anymore

A travel blog entry by piholland

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... Koh Lak was just as bad, we waited four hours and watched as buses refused to stop. Its hard work trying the independent route in Thailand, your much better off with the organised mini buses. When we did finally get a bus and get out of there it felt like ...

Wat's it all about, Phetchaburi, Thailand travel blog

Wat's it all about

A travel blog entry by piholland

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... .  What started off as a place to stay for a day or two to stop off before Bangkok became our favourite city in Thailand so far, we have ended up staying right through the week, mainly the excellent food options and hospitable vibe has kept us here. ...

Chiang Mai (Rob), Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Chiang Mai (Rob)

A travel blog entry by kimandrob

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The story of Chiang Mai is simple:   Kim was sickly   I hired a bicycle, went Wat crazy and lashed in style...this included:   Reliving student days by partaking of lunch in Chiang Mai University's Students' Union   Meeting up ...

Elephant Nature Park, Elephant Nature Park, Thailand travel blog

Elephant Nature Park

A travel blog entry by lizandkev

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... enough drinks when we're home we might demonstrate the genious of it to you! Day 3 Day 3 and the rain started! Rain, in Thailand….it’s not the rainy season! But rain it did.  Constantly.  Our job for the morning was cutting corn so ...

To Trek is Dreck Though Elephantine is Divine, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

To Trek is Dreck Though Elephantine is Divine

A travel blog entry by christinasworld

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... really riding one in earnest. Yesteday I did just that and this time it was through a stream and up and down hills in northern Thailand. My van arrived to pick me up for the hour long drive to the elephant camp as planned at 8:15 in the morning. We'd ...

I could get used to this..., Ko Phangan, Thailand travel blog

I could get used to this...

A travel blog entry by madman96

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... well maybe I could live here for a few years!  I wake up to sunrise coming up over the distant horizon and realize that it would be easy for my family to come visit.  I look to the right and see no one.  We´re the only ones who ...

Sunsets in Lanta, Ko Lanta, Thailand travel blog

Sunsets in Lanta

A travel blog entry by jsnicka

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... It was March 15th when we arrived, which also marked the night of the black moon for March, so of course being in Thailand, there was a beach party. C and I enjoyed sitting around overlooking the beach, drinking out of the famous buckets. Just a tub full ...

Peace, Love and Serenity....., Koh lipe, Thailand travel blog

Peace, Love and Serenity.....

A travel blog entry by elizacass

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To say that I have found Paradise would be hard to really understand unless you have seen what Maureen and I see every morning when we wake up on this Island. Our Trip out here from Langkawi was easy, just an 1 hour 45min speed ferry trip ,and a transfer ...

Northern Thailand, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Northern Thailand

A travel blog entry by eric

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... .  It was a long hike.  About 11 miles round trip and 5 hours total.  Normally, not too bad, but Thailand just finished 2 months of rainy season.  It was exhausting (muddy trail, bleeding from cuts, overheated) but worth it.  ...

Ancient Ayutthaya and bizarre Bangkok, Ayutthaya, Thailand travel blog

Ancient Ayutthaya and bizarre Bangkok

A travel blog entry by lizandsteve

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Ayutthaya is just north of Bangkok and is a World Heritage listed ancient city, once the capital of Thailand. We bravely (or stupidly?!) decided to take on Asian traffic by hiring bikes to cycle to heaps of the wats (temples) and ancient ruins. At first ...

Railay, Krabi, Thailand travel blog

Railay

A travel blog entry by stephen.j.booth

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It is officially impossible to travel with ease in Thailand. The highlight of the trip to Railay was a 30 minute longboat ride in a gail-force winds and teaming rain. When we arrived at the harbour at Krabi I said to Charlotte that there's no way we will ...

Maxin and relaxin..., Ko Tao, Thailand travel blog

Maxin and relaxin...

A travel blog entry by madman96

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I did absolutely nothing today and it was everything I thought it could be and more.  To this point in my adventures, I really haven't taken any time to just relax and be on vacation.  Today, I embraced the island mentality and sat in my ...

The Original Capital!, Ayutthaya, Thailand travel blog

The Original Capital!

A travel blog entry by loudan1979

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A lot changes in 10 years...., Phuket town, Thailand travel blog

A lot changes in 10 years....

A travel blog entry by nomadic-brands

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DOMINIQUE HERE: Day : 176 Temperature : 30 degrees Weather : Hazy sunshine Our flight left on time at 5pm from Udon Thani. Two hours later we landed in Phuket International Airport.  Our bags were some of the first to arrive on the conveyor belt. As ...

Bangkok and Kanchanaburi, Kanchanaburi, Thailand travel blog

Bangkok and Kanchanaburi

A travel blog entry by lizandsteve

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We caught an overnight train and arrived in Bangkok very early in the morning, so the people out and about were either setting up shop for the day or were on their way home from a big night out. We stayed at Orchard House in the street behind Khao San ...

Thai Cooking In A Pink Apron, Chiang Mai, Thailand travel blog

Thai Cooking In A Pink Apron

A travel blog entry by tdv95

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... ).  These are magnificant structures and still very much in use today, but there's very little information on any of them- Thailand could really use a compelling storyteller to bring these structures to life. We hired a tuk- tuk and headed out ...

Time to hit the road again, Koh Tao, Thailand travel blog

Time to hit the road again

A travel blog entry by roseyben

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This last week has gone so fast I cannot believe we are finally escaping the clutches of Koh Tao!!!! We are packed (we'll almost)and make the long trek back to Bangkok tomorrow for the final time. We will spend two nights back on Koh San Road then fly ...

How much does it cost to live in Thailand (South), Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

How much does it cost to live in Thailand (South)

A travel blog entry by piholland

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... so this could have been much better. The rest was spent on ATM fee's, seemly unavoidable with a standard debit card in Thailand, usually around 150B a pop. We did some research to find Aeon were allegedly the only fee free withdrawals, but when we ...

Travel thoughts, BangkokThailand, Thailand travel blog

Travel thoughts

A travel blog entry by 2vagabonds

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... Thai people eat noodles for breakfast or that Bangkok has a river running through it or that there's an enormous lake in southern Thailand that has karst formations around every bend ( heck! For that matter I didn't even know what a karst was) Travel ...

What wat?, Bangkok, Thailand travel blog

What wat?

A travel blog entry by fyrelizard

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Think I've just about shaken off the jet lag! spent yesterday evening watching a Thai dance and food festival on Kao San Road then found a bar for a glass of water and a beer, and a nice Aussie chap who told me all about bonsai. Woke up this morning with ...

Cuddle A Tiger?, Sai Yok, Thailand travel blog

Cuddle A Tiger?

A travel blog entry by tdv95

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DH refuses to give up the pen. Today we had booked a very long day adventure and were picked up early in the morning at our hotel and transported along with many others in a packed van. We met our nameless driver and our " guide" Bert. First ...

Koh Lanta, Koh Lanta, Thailand travel blog

Koh Lanta

A travel blog entry by loudan1979

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Border town boredom, Chiang Khong, Thailand travel blog

Border town boredom

A travel blog entry by jawad

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Laos visa prices Minivan journey uneventful nice to look out over restaurant balcony and see Laos across the river shared room with Zohar and waited until ...

May contain traces of nuts, Ban Pak Song, Thailand travel blog

May contain traces of nuts

A travel blog entry by piholland

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It will be hard to write an entry about our two weeks in Pak Song with out sounding like a hippy, such was the vibe of living in a community and helping on a project that was so welcoming and laid back and really made you feel like you were part of ...

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