Is Thailand really that cheap? (Day to Day costs in Bangkok)

October 6th, 2013|Categories: Asia, Backpacker, City, Drink, Food, Hot, Shopping, Thailand, Transport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Its one of the questions I get asked the most.. “is it really as cheap in Thailand as people say?” My answer is a bit of a mix, in most

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

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

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

5 important Thai phrases you need to know

January 23rd, 2011|Categories: Asia, Thailand|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Arguably, the 5 most important phrases to learn before arriving in Thailand, a little effort goes a long way... Firstly all sentences in Thai end with something called a ‘partical’