Exploring the Bangkok Temples: Stylish clothes, travel buddies, and…Snoopy?

Having gotten a small bout of food poisoning the first time I was in Bangkok, I was looking forward to being able to do a bit of exploration of this fun and crazy city. And lucky for me, my friend Babs, who I’d traveled with briefly in China as well as in Nepal, was going to be in Bangkok at the same as me!  Travel buddies reunite! Neither of us had been Continue reading Exploring the Bangkok Temples: Stylish clothes, travel buddies, and…Snoopy?

The cost of travel – December 2014 budget roundup

Sorry this post is a bit late – things have been crazy with unexpectedly flying home and a change of travel plans.  So without further ado my December travel budget roundup! THAILAND (Koh Lanta, Bangkok) I spent 13 days in Thailand during the month of December (on top of the 10 I spent in November) including 3 days in Bangkok and 10 on the island of Koh Lanta. Total time: 13 days Continue reading The cost of travel – December 2014 budget roundup

Bangkok, Thailand – When food poisoning strikes on the road

I was sad to be leaving Nepal after almost a month and a half in the country, but at the same time I was very excited to head to Thailand. First stop…Bangkok! I had all sorts of grand plans for my time there as I only had 3 days in the city before I was to head down south to the Andaman Sea for a bit of island relaxation. My hostel Continue reading Bangkok, Thailand – When food poisoning strikes on the road