Monthly Archives: September 2009

The Sun Rises Early

Ah, the joys of flexible travel. We leave Ao Nang tomorrow for a night bus (ugh) to Bangkok. Day after that we get on another day-long bus ride to Siem Reap, Cambodia. We’ll be in Cambodia for three weeks, at … Continue reading

Posted in Old Travelogue, Thailand | 1 Comment

The King of Thailand

Thailand is my first exposure to a country with a ruling monarch. Similarly to the Queen of England, he is a figurehead and the Prime Minister is the main governing force, but looking into his history I found it fascinating. … Continue reading

Posted in Old Travelogue, Thailand | Leave a comment

Peace in Thailand

I am writing from our semi-final destination in our first go-round of Thailand; the beach community of Ao Nang in the Krabi province. We wrapped up our time on Ko Phi Phi yesterday. Our lodging was horrid the entire time … Continue reading

Posted in Old Travelogue, Thailand | Leave a comment

Thailand Tidbits

Some random Thailand observations I’ve jotted down over the last few weeks…oh, and my two little toes are DEFINITELY broken. Buddy tape for the (slow) win. Mall Culture – this one is for Southeast Asia as a whole, really. Many … Continue reading

Posted in Old Travelogue, Thailand | 1 Comment

From Phuket to Phi Phi

This blog isn’t going to be as verbose as I’d like, as my right wrist is wrapped tightly with an Ace Bandage. We’ll get to that. Phuket, or Karon Beach on Phuket anyway, is done for. We spent five days … Continue reading

Posted in Old Travelogue, Thailand | 1 Comment

Phang Nga Bay Tour

I don’t normally buy into the touristy “tour this awesome place!” type packages, but early on when I looked into Thailand ‘Stuff to Do’ one of the things that showed up in my searches was James Bond Island. You know, … Continue reading

Posted in Old Travelogue, Thailand | Leave a comment

Travel Along with us – Culinarily (Thailand Edition)

I have procured for you some authentic Thai recipes – these are uber-healthy vegetarian versions, feel free to substitute meat (chicken or shrimp is best) for tofu in these. They are wonderful! Thai Green Curry (Serves 1-2; multiply dish to … Continue reading

Posted in Old Travelogue, Thailand, Written by Indi | 1 Comment