Thailand

Trip to Doi Suthep temple

Trip to Doi Suthep temple

Thai soup for breakfast Second day in Chiang Mai. Because of drinking late last night I wake up quite late. One of the staff told me yesterday she was going to make Thai soup for breakfast. When I arrive at the bar at half past eleven, I can still get a bowl. The soup is […]

Wandering the city of Chiang Mai

Wandering the city of Chiang Mai

Cheap tuk-tuk fare to the inner city Early afternoon, after a break, I decided to go wandering the city. I am taking it easy today and want to visit some famous temples in the inner city. My¬†guesthouse has its own tuk-tuk driver, for 40 baht he brings me anywhere I want to¬†in the city. While […]

Sleeper train to Chiang Mai

Sleeper train to Chiang Mai

Counting down for the sleeper train to Chiang Mai Last day in Bangkok before taking the sleeper train to Chiang Mai tonight. I slept poorly, so I have little energy to wander all day in this busy capital. Anyway, after breakfast, I head to Chinatown. Once again, I jump on the boat, the easiest and […]

Exploration of Bangkok as Newbie

Exploration of Bangkok as Newbie

Exploration of Bangkok around the Chao Phraya river After a nap of an hour, I refresh myself and want to start my first exploration of Bangkok. First and foremost, I want to find the river – the Chao Phraya – a distinctive landmark and the way to move relatively quickly in Krung Thep, the local […]