Siam Orchid Inn
Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... to food shop before a session beside Jamie's pool - snowing in the UK?
We obviously work up an appetite and wander out up the Petchaburi Road for some street food. Always good to choose a busy place full of Thais and our choice is heaving. Luckily the man is just putting out a few more tin tables and we grab a couple of plastic stools and sit at one. Our rice is quickly delivered and has to wait a good 20 minutes to be joined by our ...
... to feed the people working on the platforms - such a funny sight! We then went to meet Paul, one of our friends from Vaughantown where Dave and I first met. Was lovely to have a catch up and see a familiar face. To get home we decided to take the bus which was another funny experience as there are no bus timetables anywhere and people just stand anywhere hailing the buses. With the help of a nice young Thai boy we got our bus and made it ...
... part if a day just riding around the island. It was an amazing place to be on a bike. The roads were filled with hills and curves and they were all along the waters edge. Made for some stunning sights! We saw, jungle, stunning viewpoints, some elephant, some small local villages on the island. It was a great day :) The party itself was a great time as well. The taxis on the island are all pickup trucks with benches and a roof built onto the beds so sharing one is a common way ...
I woke up quite stiff from all that walking the day before. There was only one thing for it…more walking. Five fried eggs for breakfast set me up nicely for the morning's exploration. I left early and hopped on a river ferry and toot it all the way to the most southern pier.
This area of Bangkok was dominated by huge, modern hotels and apartments. There is so much money in this ...
... in the last volume, the guy side like fried scorpions and a lot of crazy dancing wildly in the street. Most night clubs entry is free (for women, of course). Barbara and me, curious, we were visiting one by one while Flavia and Cassia shopped, down all the shelves of shops and bargained every penny. Later that night we enjoyed a night club as I didn’t enjoy long ago. Great fun !!! The public is the most diverse in the world, people from all over and all ...
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