Thailand

BANGKOK

  • In one word: challenging. In two words: challenging & great. Challenging because I do not speak one word of Thai. And granted, I knew this going in, and many people here know some English. But a few of the things we’ve needed to accomplish have......

  • One of the best things about traveling is the different forms of transportation. For example, I rode to this coffee shop on a motorbike taxi! Thailand has SO MANY quirky options. I’m always just tickled to take a tuk-tuk. Let’s see what we’ve got here:......

CHIANG MAI

  • In one word: challenging. In two words: challenging & great. Challenging because I do not speak one word of Thai. And granted, I knew this going in, and many people here know some English. But a few of the things we’ve needed to accomplish have......

  • Ten things I learned about elephants while at Elephant Nature Park, Chiang Mai, Thailand. 1) Trunks have up to 140,000 muscles in them, primarily used for insisting you give him that watermelon.  2) An elephant that looks pregnant might just be fat.  3) In unnatural......

  • Before you ask: yes. I will gladly attempt to cook the following dishes again for you, and Britton will, too! (That’s right – you read “Britton” and “cook” in the same sentence!) A cooking class in Chiang Mai was highly recommended by several p...

  • One of the best things about traveling is the different forms of transportation. For example, I rode to this coffee shop on a motorbike taxi! Thailand has SO MANY quirky options. I’m always just tickled to take a tuk-tuk. Let’s see what we’ve got here:......