Chatuchak Weekend Market Bangkok

January 31st, 2013|Categories: Asia, Backpacker, City, Shopping, Thailand|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Navigating JJ/Chatuchak/Jatujak market. Well let’s be honest navigation is impossible, but it’s always good to have some bearings so you can get off in the right direction. You can get

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Loy Krathong  (#40)

December 1st, 2012|Categories: Asia, Culture, Thailand|Tags: , , , , , , |

Loy Krathong has been on my bucket list ever since i saw photos of monks releasing lanterns in Chiang Mai, unfortunately i had to work on Loy Krathong day so i couldnt

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Everything you need to know about Bangkok Transport

November 7th, 2012|Categories: Asia, Thailand, Transport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Taxi – Coming from pretty much any western country the first thing you will realise is how cheap taxis are! The taxis are exceptionally cheap; however they are even cheaper

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Learning Thai

November 5th, 2012|Categories: Asia, Culture, Thailand|Tags: , , , , , , |

Before arriving in Bangkok I studied some basic Thai using the Pimsleur Thai audio books, this language system was developed by the US army for teaching troops basic language skills

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Asiatique – Bangkok

October 11th, 2012|Categories: Asia, Drink, Food, Shopping, Thailand|Tags: , , , , , , |

So im not sure if this place is still flying a little under the radar or if I was just slow to catch on, but i had no idea Asiatique

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How to find an apartment in Bangkok

September 13th, 2012|Categories: Asia, Thailand|Tags: , , , , , , |

Its pretty daunting arriving in a strange country, not knowing much of the language and looking for an apartment. So how do you find an apartment in Bangkok? One of

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Lumphini Park – Bangkok

September 10th, 2012|Categories: Asia, Nature, Thailand|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

All the traffic, fumes and lady boys can get abit much when your staying in Bangkok, Lumphini park is the perfect way to spend a day escaping! How do you

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How to get from the airport to Khosan Rd

August 21st, 2012|Categories: Asia, Thailand, Transport|Tags: , , , , , |

The main international airport in Bangkok is Suvarnabhumi Airport, there used to be a direct bus straight from the airport to Khosan, but it stopped running recently. So here are

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How to get from Bangkok to Koh Phangan/Koh Tao/Koh Samui

August 2nd, 2012|Categories: Asia, Beach, Hot, Islands, Thailand, Transport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are basically 3 options for getting from Bangkok down to the islands, the quickest and most expensive is to fly from Bangkok to Koh Samui flights are usually around

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The best of Bangkok

January 23rd, 2011|Categories: Asia, Culture, Drink, Food, Hot, Shopping, Thailand|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I’ve heard it so many times, everyone hits Bangkok spends 1 night on Khao San and decides they hate it before moving swiftly on. Yes it is a far cry

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