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Why I learnt Thai and why you should too!

Why I learnt Thai and why you should too!

Why I started Mid last year after being in Bangkok for almost a year I decided that I should finally enrol myself in a Thai language course and really start to improve my language skills.  I’d been putting off enrolling in a course because I never really knew how long I’d be in Thailand for, … Continue reading

On the way up in On Nut

On the way up in On Nut

One difference in living in a place compared to visiting is seeing it gradually change, compared to taking a snapshot at a given time. And while we always knew that Bangkok can be a fast-paced place, the changes even in our time here have been pretty noticeable, even just in the On Nut area where we … Continue reading

Exploring Bangkok by city bus

Exploring Bangkok by city bus

Travelling around Bangkok by public bus is pretty easy and cheap.  Sometimes for a small dose of adventure  we will just hop on a random bus and see where it goes, and generally it’s been a pretty fun way of exploring Bangkok.  We’ve stumbled across new markets, seen areas we wouldn’t have otherwise gone to, … Continue reading

Food Friday – Fruit, Fruit, Fruit!!!

Food Friday – Fruit, Fruit, Fruit!!!

Whether you prefer your fruit, juiced, blended in a smoothie,  freshly cut, accompanying dessert or just bought in bulk then you are in luck.  Thailand has it all and most likely it will be right on the street in front of you. There is an abundance of fruit in Thailand and it is affordable, easy to … Continue reading

Traveling Thailand by Minivan

Traveling Thailand by Minivan

One great thing about living in Bangkok is being able to make short weekend trips out to neighbouring towns, whether it be a beach break or a couple of days in a quiet town away from the big city.  Unfortunately, only one of Bangkok’s main bus stations (the Eastern bus terminal at Ekamai) is close … Continue reading