Category Archives: Thailand

Beach Rest and Relaxation

After our three weeks in Burma, we needed some time to recharge our batteries. Our plan was initially to go to southern Thailand and visit Koh Phi Phi and Koh Lanta. Nature threw a curve ball and has sent powerful … Continue reading

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Bangkok Taxi Driver Conversation

On our way to Ko Mak we had a taxi driver who spoke descent English. We had a nice conversation with him, but this was our favorite part. Us: Which foreigners do you like the most? Driver: Huh? Us: You … Continue reading

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Resting in Modern Bangkok

We missed the worst of the earthquake in Burma and arrived in Thailand late for the floods which wreaked havoc on the south of Thailand. Weronika’s mom is leaving on the 1st of April, so we are taking the last … Continue reading

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Caves, Long Necks, and Mountains

After we left Ae Ko, we did not feel like driving for too long, so after 20 or so kilometers we found the very comfortable Cave Lodge and stopped there for the day. We visited the famous Tham Lor cave … Continue reading

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Offroading

After the first day, the trip was going well, so we decided to shake things up a bit. We heard from Pawel, a hardcore Slowak backpacker we had met in Laos, that there are many interesting hill tribe villages north … Continue reading

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Riding Bikes and Stubborn Elephants

With a map in hand we needed to find a good bike. The road we were planning on taking was almost 1000 kilometers through hilly terrain. We found a shop which rented to Weronika a brand new 110cc Honda Click … Continue reading

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Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai is a quiet city. It is large and spacious but it retains a small town feel. The historic city center is surrounded by a moat and two one-way ring roads. The corners sport the remains of the city … Continue reading

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