Riverfront Residence Serviced Apartments
Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... can unload.
We clear immigration quickly as they allow me to enter through the Thai passport desk which as usual is empty rather than the long queues at the overseas passports. Collect bags and pretty soon we are in a taxi battling the joys of Bangkok traffic.
Reach New Siam GH at about 17:00 and enjoy a scolding hot shower before stretching out on the bed for a while. My phone seems to be OK so Jai's daughter has done her job by me ...
... being hot in a wat.
4.This evening we went to China town to try the street food where the hot theme continued with some v v spicy noodle soup (the vein in Emilys forehead made an appearance). We also had some yummy noodles and spring rolls.
5.Wandered back through the massive night flower market - amazingÂ
In other news we have booked onto a tour to the floating markets tomorrow - this equals a particularly happy Emily.
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... hassle and cheaper (and better) food - Chiang Mai was definitely a highlight. We had a great day at the Thai cookery school, being taken around the market and their farm, before cooking and eating our weight in food. Apparently the British make the ugliest spring rolls, but I feel I did us proud on this occasion. I also learned that food is not 'spicy' but 'sexy'...meaning that most of what we eat in the UK is about as un-sexy as humanely possible. I ...
... guest run for cover inside, "Can't you get Buddha to stop the rain in this hotel?", I thought I over heard a rich Englishman say. The poor staff had to run out with plastic covers to cover the chairs. Later walked back through the streets of the markets. I have including a few videos: Palace, Lying down Buddha, kids sketching and one in a temple. I found amusing, everybody worshiping and a guard happily vacuuming around Buddha, "A Buddha's work is never done"
... bongs so openly? What? She wouldn't tell me how she knew they were bongs, and I dont thjink I want to know either. Walking thru the markets there, you can glimpse inside some bars but cant see too much thankfully. Did some fun bargaining and bought stuff we'll regret spending money on in a few days, but what the hell, it was fun, and I really did need that cute watch that'll last a few weeks.
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