Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... you what isn't fun. Being hungover in Bangkok. Here is a list of the worst possible situations to be in while soul crushingly hungover:
1. Being on a rocky, bumpy, loud boat that reaks of both rotten fish and gasoline, has no available seats, and blasts a high pitched horn every few seconds
2. Walking around a very crowded temple during Toronto's-worst-heat-wave-on-record humidity, wearing obnoxiously warm temple appropriate ...
... how hard I tried I was never able to touch one. I never even got close to them even though I would swim right through or jump right into the middle of them. There was a point where I was in a bubble of water surrounded by fish. I had swam with schools of fish before but this was a much larger scale. We also saw a tuna fish in the lagoon. After we thoroughly enjoyed our time in the lagoon, we asked the driver to take us to a spot for cliff jumping. Brock, ...
... noodles with mystery meat and whatever tasty broth was simmering in the huge pot. She prepared our soup and we slurped away at the bowl of deliciousness. Wow, for a whole 2$ we both ate one of the best bowls of soup I've ever had.
At this point it was 3AM so time to finally get some sleep as our flight out from Bangkok to Chiang Mai was at 12:10PM later the same day. We both managed to crash hard and sleep straight through ...
... are also these neat long boats on the canals and rivers that you ride like a bus, and are a great way to get around town while avoiding the traffic.
I went on a little tuk-tuk tour, that turns out was probably a set up for a sapphire gem scam. I was hanging out with a girl from the hostel just walking around, and this guy comes up and starts talking to us, he makes us a little tour on a map with some buddhas and wats, and tells the tuk-tuk where ...
... hear cash registers opening when they approach him. Laser pens, hats, wooden frogs, wristbands and jewellery. It's hilarious! He ends up abandoning ship so Tristan and I stumble back. Tristan tells me I tried falling asleep in the lobby after finishing off a box of chocolate koala bears before pushing me up the stairs (he is totally to blame for my behaviour, of course). Good first day in ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking