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Asia (Thailand)


  • Bangkok (capital)
  • Chiang Mai (685 km from Bangkok)
  • Pai (135 km from Chiang Mai)
  • Koh Chang (350 km from Bangkok)
  • Koh Tao (10 hours with train and ferry)
  • Koh Lanta (838 km from Bangkok)
  • Koh Phi Phi (694 km from Bangkok)


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  • Hello: “Sa wat dee kha (female) or khrap (male)”
  • Thank you: “Kop khun kha (female) or khrap (male)”
  • Currency: Baht
  • Population: 67,010,000
  • Best time to visit: December – May
  • Average temperatures: July 30°C, January 27°C
  • Important telephone number: 1155 (tourist police)


  • A quick island getaway to Koh Chang, Thailand

An island getaway to Koh Chang

April 8th, 2016|8 Comments

On our last trip to Thailand, we had a few days to spare so we started looking [...]

Joining a Thai cooking class (delicious recipes)

April 29th, 2015|14 Comments

Source You guys, I'm in luuuhve. With red curry, pad thai, and tom yum goong [...]

Surprise! We got married in Thailand

March 17th, 2015|48 Comments

On the 17th of March 2012, Thomas & I eloped and got married in Thailand. Today, we're [...]

  • Nang Yuan and Koh Tao, Thailand

Koh Tao is my personal paradise

May 30th, 2014|24 Comments

Koh Tao. This place has a very special place in my heart. But I wasn't always [...]

A Guide to West Coast Island Hopping in Thailand

May 29th, 2014|107 Comments

The coastline along the Andaman Sea in Thailand has a dramatic scenery and lots of stunning islands just [...]

Phi Phi island – is it overrated?

May 22nd, 2014|30 Comments

Phi Phi island is probably the most famous island in Thailand. We all remember it as the gorgeous, [...]

  • Koh Lanta in Thailand

Exploring Koh Lanta by Scooter

May 16th, 2014|4 Comments

During our honeymoon on Koh Lanta (when we were not fighting off cobras in our room), [...]

  • On one of our trips to Thailand, we found a cobra in our room just before going to bed. Read all about what happened here

We Had a Deadly Cobra in Our Room

May 12th, 2014|8 Comments

After our wedding, we took the ferry to Koh Lanta which is a small island south of Phuket. [...]

Thailand Travel Guide

February 26th, 2014|2 Comments

Thailand, also known as land of the smiles. This is the place to get a serious tan, [...]

Visiting the Kayan tribe in Northern Thailand

December 14th, 2013|1 Comment

In a small village, deep in the Thai jungle, a woman sits under a bamboo roof [...]

  • Tarantula

The Day I Was Attacked By a Tarantula

November 24th, 2013|8 Comments

Tarantula. Ergh, the word alone gives me the creeps. While most hairy, over-sized spiders have the decency [...]