Posts tagged ‘Thailand’

 

Update – The Difference 8 Months Make, What’s Next?

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  Four months into the trip, around Christmas and New Years, when the neon matchstick Christmas lights decorated buildings and sky bridge all over Bangkok, part of me wanted to return home to spend time with family. The other part was hesitant going back so soon to an old life not broken but didn’t quite [...]

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10 in 20 – Bangkok

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  Upon returning to Bangkok, to the Silom district (instead of Siam), my one months hiatus has been too pleasant. It’s hard to imaging returning home when food, transportation and rent are so cheap compare to the cost of living back in the U.S.  Part of me is forever enticed by Southeast Asia as a [...]

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A Hotel Recommendation – Lub D Hostel, Bangkok, Thailand

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  I usually avoid making hotel recommendation especially if they are listed in Lonely Planet guidebook as the price and service ratio deteriorates sharply due to the almost guaranteed influx of travelers; but on rare cases when I feel a hotel has established a sustainable service model, consistent staff training, and processes to uphold the [...]

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Update – Spending March and April in Northern India

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  After squatting in a blissful coffee shop for nearly three weeks tying up blog entries, taxes, and travel supplies, I’m heading to India for two months. One of my best memories on the road in the last three years was traveling through Southern India with a small tour company, Intrepid Travel, who’s basic, authentic [...]

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Where – to Buy Travel Medications in Bangkok

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Chulalongkorn University Community Pharmacy.

  The elderly lady and the mid-age women sitting next to her chuckled and giggled when I looked at the receipt they handed me and uttered – “I think I love you”.  The receipt was for medications in preparation for the next two months in North India.  In a prior post 10 in 20 – Vientiane [...]

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