Travel Blogs from Udon Thani
... night as it is very uncomfortable sleeping with a drip and of course I was woken up regularly for obs by the lovely but very quiet Thai nurses some who spoke basic english and others who didn't. I also struggled with the bedding which consisted of 2 huge single bed towels instead of a top sheet and a blanket.
Everything improved the second day and I was released the following day with medication which I continued taking for a few days. ...
... our family and friends.
I thought it would be fun to take you through this week of our lives in Thailand through the lens of eating. It is hard to separate daily life in Thailand from eating, so this probably won't be that hard.
We woke up on Monday morning to the smell of frying eggs, cooking rice, and the yells of our little brother Modern. The day begins as any other would, but quickly gets thrown for a loop. Unbeknownst to us (and many of ...
... a couple of cement trucks that were going reasonably slowly down the road, shortly after this a van came at us on the wrong side of the road flashing its lights, Andy was easily able to get over and kept well out of the way but we were back to slightly less relaxed driving for a bit after that. (Andy should I remove this so our Mum's don't read this?)
Back in the hotel we went outside to read and relax (and for Andy to check BBC news as previously mentioned) and we made ...
... and head to the closest airport near you
3. Don't bother packing or even putting on shoes, you heard me, no toothbrush, they give you free ones and slippers on Korean Air
4. Go to Thailand
5. As soon as you step off the plane, make loud and confusing signals to the locals and repeat:
PAD THAI PAD ...
... decided to have some chicken and soup again, from the friendly people by the highway. When we got there they seemed to have closed. But to our surprise there were a couple of people still there. We hurried over. They had closed and were packing up. We must have looked sad, because they ended up fixing a portion for us! Soo nice of them! We even got an extra soup for free!
Happy, we drove back to the house, ate the yummy food and got to bed pretty quickly after that!