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... holding moments, it was amazing fun and we both really enjoyed the trip. The only downside about the tuk-tuk is it can't filter between the traffic like a motor cycle so it has to sit and wait when things come to a standstill. Things come to a standstill a LOT in Bangkok!
We arrived at the market and Michael posed for a photograph for us. He was a nice chap and I am sure he has never caused anyone to be seriously hurt ...
... in I found that it was too wide to fit on the conveyer belt, so I had to quickly rework how I'd packed everything before it could be accepted. I passed though security, waited at the gate for a little while, and once on board my plane left right on time. On this flight I discovered that Norwegian Airlines, the discount carrier in Norway, provides free wifi on their domestic flights, so I was able to pass the hours playing on the Internet and save my videos and books for the ...
... have seen of the place on this trip yet.
Things we have learned
1. Bangkok hasn't changed
2. Bangkok is actually the hottest place on the planet
3. Thai food is better than Chinese food
Planes used - 2 (+1)
Buses used - 16
Trains used - 8
Metros/subways used - 17 (+1)
Cars used - 5
Russian Campervans used -1
Horses used - 1
Camels used - 1
Taxis used - 5 (+2)
Cable cars used 1
Bicycles used 1
Tuk tuks used 3 ...
... Since we only have backpacks, we don't have a lot
of space, but we did want to get a little something to remind us of our visit to Thailand. A little Tiikwood (Thai wood) elephant that could fit in the palm of a hand seemed to be just the right thing.
At about 1:30PM, after all the trekking around in 60% humidity, 97 degree weather, and NO breakfast (thanks, tuk tuk detour) we decided to head back to our hostel. ...
... Pad Thai with beef was delicious! Love Pad Thais!!! And beef is soooo good! The taxi drivers here are all a bit crazy...hilarious actually. Getting a taxi from the airport to Khoa San Road was mad. Shared a cab with 2 other guys that was from Israel and France and we all got the taxi driver wired and everyone kept talking about pat pong, ladyboys and ping pong. Oh I need to tell you about the flight over from Mumbai. Got to the airport 6 hours before departure due ...