Chiang Mai

5 Reasons you should visit Chiang Mai

While a bustling hub of travel activity, Chiang Mai is still relatively peaceful when compared to the islands of Southern Thailand. The temple-strewn city has so much to offer. The…

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Visiting one of the best markets in Bangkok

Secret Tips to Chatuchak Markets in Bangkok

When visiting Thailand, seeing a market or two is a necessity. If you haven’t already read The Travel Blogs post on 10 tips for surviving a Bangkok Market, then be…

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Visiting the markets of Bangkok

10 must read tips on surviving a Bangkok street market

A Bangkok inspired cocktail of hangovers, pushy sales, tuk-tuks and scam artists are not a great combination and make surviving the Bangkok market experience quite a challenge. Luckily for you,…

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Following in the footsteps of The Beach and visiting the stunning beaches of Southern Thailand

Recreating The Beach Trail in South Thailand

For fans of Alex Garland’s iconic travel novel, The Beach, Southern Thailand is a playground. So many beautiful islands and beaches, including the one that allegedly inspired the book, Maya…

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Krabi Sunset

A whistle stop guide to Ao Nang Krabi

Krabi, Thailand, is home to some of the most stunning beaches the world had to offer, but there is much more than that. This post from Vicky, who has a…

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The Thailand Cambodia Poipet Border crossing

Thailand Border Scam Poipet Style

Having negotiated our way out of the Dragons Lair, we were finally allowed back on the bus to head to the border, or so we thought. The Poipet border is…

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Elephants in Thailand

Elephant Tourism in Thailand and Beyond

So many travellers crave animal interactions while wandering the world, and let’s be honest, who wouldn’t. I myself found time to see and interact with tigers, elephants, lions and cheetah’s…

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Day Trip To Ayutthaya: A Self-Guided Tour to the Ancient Capital of Siam

For over 400 years Ayutthaya was the capital of Thailand before being almost completely destroyed by the Burmese in 1767. At its height it was the biggest city in the…

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Visiting The White Temple in Chiang Rai, Thailand

How to get to Wat Rung Khun and why you should I stumbled across this blog about The White Temple, or  Wat Rung Khun, by accident. Due to my rather flippant…

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Motorbike on the Samoeng Loop

A scary night on the Samoeng Loop

As I write, I think I am about to die in some horrific way. I am trying to get some sleep in a place called Samoeng Resort, just outside a…

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