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Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... balls. Just an observation.
One thing about traffic in Thailand is that the traffic lights have an led countdown timer that tells you how long before the color of the light will change - at every color. So it turns green, you know how much longer it will be green. Same for yellow (3 seconds) and same for red. I included a picture of one of these, below.
There are some general observations about Eva Air the Taiwanese airline and Asian travelers that ...
... though the following day, then we walked through to East Railay which isn't a beach you could sit at as its full of Mangroves. Then we walked round the back to a beach called Phra Nang which has been voted one of the top 10 beaches in the world. We managed to find a quiet spot in the shade under a tree looking out to sea and the famous rock formations. Suddenly we realised we were in the exact same spot Laura Cole had taken her profile picture on Facebook the previous year. We ...
... the tourist route up only 100 or so steps. The holy monkey run and fight all around. The short climb is rewarded with view of the sprawling city of Kathmandu, shrouded with pollution, but breathtaking all the same. After, a quick and thrilling ride back down the hill, we had an evening meeting to double check we have all our gear, then went off to a late dinner at K-To restaurant, a steak house, for a statisfying and inexpensive ...
... and roll down Khao San Road eating and drinking everything on sight..... Definitely get this from my dad!!!! We also bumped into our friend Ash who we met in America and this guy is pretty much a Thailand veteran so he told us all these things to go and see while we're here. So today the 5 of us hoped on a Tuk Tuk (totally unsafe as its meant for 2 people but hilarious all the same) and set off to see all the Temples around ...
... clinic. We decided to get vaccines here since it is far cheaper than in the US. I got 5 shots and Randy got 6, so we were feeling a bit like pin cushions as we sat for the mandatory 30 min wait to monitor us for any adverse reactions. We both had sore arms for a day or two where they’d poked us with the Typhoid vaccine, but other than that we were fine. I was able to get vaccinated for Typhoid, Yellow Fever, Japanese Encephalitis, Meningitis, and Rabies, as well as ...
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