Posts Tagged "Thailand"

VIDEO: RAINY SEASON IN THAILAND

VIDEO: RAINY SEASON IN THAILAND

I finally pieced together some footage from my trip to Thailand last May. But the only thing this video reminded me of was how much I didn't get on film—or in photos. And how badly I need to go back during peak season. I didn't get any footage riding in…
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My Bout of Extremely Explosive Thai Tummy

My Bout of Extremely Explosive Thai Tummy

My stomach is a mysterious pit of reactionary behavior. It has no problem handling lethal amounts of Taco Bell. But it also has its sensitive side, leaving me ill for days after eating a bowl of [un]Lucky Charms that were recalled because of the green food dye. True story. Before…
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Getting Down and Dirty on ATVs in Thailand

Getting Down and Dirty on ATVs in Thailand

Every day in Bangkok I found myself chugging endless amounts of water while wandering around in the hazy, humid streets wondering why I was sweating so much more than everybody else. I could hardly wait to spend five days soaking up the sun on Patong Beach. Unfortunately Mother Nature had…
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Hanging with the Big Cats at Tiger Temple

Hanging with the Big Cats at Tiger Temple

In case you weren't aware, tigers are massively huge, strong, and mildly terrifying cats. So how could you not want to cuddle up with one? Getting face to face with a tiger has been high up on my to-do list for a long time. Probably ever since I found myself sitting…
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Flat Broke at the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

Flat Broke at the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

I’m a woman who hates shopping. In fact, I actually loathe the idea of pushing my way through crowded stores and digging through stacks of crap just to find one thing I actually want. Plus I’m extremely frugal, so if it’s not an item necessary for comfort or survival, it’s…
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Bangkok: The City of Contradictions

Bangkok: The City of Contradictions

Bangkok is unlike any city I've ever been to before. And not just because it's in Asia. It's intense, with an energy that somehow forces its way through the incredibly thick air. It's crowded. It's hectic. It's loud. When you find yourself in intersections like Thanon Si Ayutthaya and Thanon…
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Booked: My Next BIG Vacation

Booked: My Next BIG Vacation

The other day I was lucky enough to get a decent amount of money for referring a friend who was hired at our company. I should’ve put it directly towards my credit card bills, but I just did that with my entire tax return. So screw it, I’m going somewhere.…
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