It’s that time of the year again: I need to do a visa run. It’s been three months since I’ve been in Penang, but here I am once more, waiting for my visa. One of the pains about working for a smaller company outside of Bangkok is that the visa situation is a little different. […]
If you’re travelling to Thailand, or anywhere else for that matter, then one of the first things you will need to purchase before you get to your destination is a backpack. Your backpack is your life source, so if you’ve chosen the life of a backpacker, you ought to get a decent bit of kit. […]
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Thailand’s government’s latest campaign to boost tourism in Thailand is the unveiling of the country’s “Seven Amazing Wonders”. What are those wonders? you might ask. Wat Pho? Jatujak weekend market? Vensus Flytrap, Thailand’s all-ladyboy pop group? Not quite. Thailand’s Seven Amazing Wonders, according to the Bangkok Post today, are: Thai hospitality Historical sites Beaches Natural […]
Will they have roads made of mud? Do they really put amphetamines in the buckets? Will I have to wash my clothes in the shower every day? These were among questions I asked myself before I came to Thailand. Aside from a route penciled on a map in a Lonely Planet book, I arrived in […]