Bangkok

Monday, 14th January 2013 by
The Reclining Buddha - Wat PhoWe decided we couldn’t go all the way to Thailand without spending some time in Bangkok. We only had one full day so the night before, with the help of Tripomatic, we planned our route that would take in several of the “must see” sights plus some other interesting locations along the route…

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Climbing in Railay, Thailand

Sunday, 13th January 2013 by
The view of Railay.  Ton Sai is on the left and Railay West on the right.I’ve thought about a climbing adventure to Thailand for years, but I’ve always been a bit nervous about taking the trip. I’d heard it was hot, hard, and getting more and more touristy, but I’d also heard it’s amazing, beautiful, and the Thai people are lovely … “the land of a thousand smiles”.

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One day in Bangkok

Monday, 9th April 2012 by
Amazing cakes in the Siam Paragon Food CourtI’d never visited anywhere in Asia before, so we took advantage of the journey from NZ back to the UK and stayed in Bangkok for a day. We arrived late at night. It was very dark, very humid, very hot and lightning filled the air. The next day was our full day in Bangkok; we […]

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