Category Archives: Thailand

Finding the positive in paradise…

So I already went into detail about how the south of Thailand in high season isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. But given that the setting was not ideal, I managed to have some pretty great times over the … Continue reading

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Don’t go back to the islands… (in high season!)

I decided to come back to Thailand after my visa expired in Indonesia, mainly since my cousin Sveta was visiting from Russia and I thought it would be cool to meet up so far from both our countries and show … Continue reading

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Koh Lipe: A vacation from vacation!

So Malaysia was interesting, foreign and different – but I decided that before traveling on to Sumatra I needed a more relaxing break in a familiar place. For me, that’s Thailand. I’ve visited three times now and can’t seem to … Continue reading

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Chiang Mai Cooking Classes – Compared!

I stopped in Chiang Mai last week to meet my sister Alona and decided that a day in the city would be best spent participating in one of the many Thai cooking classes offered there. I actually did the same … Continue reading

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Bangkok: Buddhas and Bars

Over the course of two trips and seven weeks total in Thailand, I’ve been to Bangkok several times already. So while it made the most sense to fly into the city as a launching point for Laos, I didn’t have … Continue reading

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