Category Archives: Thailand

Thoughts on Cambodia and Thailand

Since I still owe ya’ll my impressions on Thailand, I figured for once I’d wrap up two countries in one post. We’re spending the night in Bangkok with an amazing Couchsurf lady and looking forward to our trip to Japan … Continue reading

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Rhys’ New Foods List – September

9/2 – Boiled Rice and Pork – This was one of the most horrible things ever. When I say something is bland, it has to be a serious black hole of blandness. And this was BLAND. So bland I gagged, … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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