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Bangkok, Thailand: August 5 - 7, 2010
If we should ever complain about Edmonton's congested traffic again we should give ourselves a slap on the wrist. There is nothing we've seen that compares to Bangkok's constantly busy, slow moving traffic!
In a city of 10 million people, it appears that (from our perspective) 9 million of …
2030 Arrive Bangkok via rail
2100 Check in to hotel
0500 Hotel Pick up
0700 Market shopping for monks
0800 Breakfast with the monks
8300 Fee and train tiger cubs
0930 Prepare tigers for feeding and training
1100 Farewell Monks
1130 Leave for lunch
... walk was hot and never ending it seemed, we passed through more industrial areas and people seemed almost amazed to see tourists. Eventually we arrived at the temple and it was by far the best one, it wasn't over the top and covered in gold like all the others, this was also much less touristy. We climbed as far up as we were allowed which gave a good view of the city and the river. And it was only 50baht! Once finished there we decided that the best way ...
... to finish the bookcase, and play with the girls. We ate pizza with them (they put ketchup on it...weird) and then they gave us cards, one card from each girl. One called us grandma and grandpas, which is the first time Chad and I have been called that for sure!
After dinner we returned to the hotel and then went to the night bazaar. Little did we know that Ronny's such a shopper! Chad went out with his friend, Pen, and a muslim ...