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Bangkok – Then and Now

  This is my fourth trip to Bangkok in 21 years and I have reflected on my impressions of Bangkok- then and now (and a bit in between). Bangkok 1996 Before I first came to Bangkok at the start of… Continue Reading →

Bangkok – Food Heaven

Just how good is the food in Bangkok?  OK, I have to come clean, we love Thai food, so this blog is not entirely impartial.  On this trip to Thailand we decided to look for something beyond a pad thai… Continue Reading →

Bangkok observations and interesting facts

What the guide books don’t tell you about Bangkok: everything that makes it unique & different. From traffic, to design, to markets and mosquitos.

Delighted by Bangkok street food

Once we had overcome our street food fear, thanks to friends in Hong Kong, we went on to be delighted by Bangkok street food. And in Bangkok, finding street food vendors, is almost as simple as merely walking out onto… Continue Reading →

Travel – Living like a local

Yes it is cheaper, but living like a local gives you the true authentic experience everyone is craving.

Thai massage – torture or pleasure

If you’ve never been for a Thai massage, you may be in for a shock! Read on for details …

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