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Monday Madness – The Long Bangkok Winter!

Monday Madness – The Long Bangkok Winter!

Over the last couple of days I’ve finally realized that Bangkok is departing it’s long cool winter and I’m a little annoyed.   I’m annoyed because I’m no longer used to 31 degree heat.  Now I’m sweating as I walk down the street, I feel hot all the time and I just want to hide in … Continue reading

Monday Madness – Monkey Madness in Phetchaburi

Monday Madness – Monkey Madness in Phetchaburi

Having been for several months without leaving the city, last weekend we took the opportunity to head out of town for the weekend, with a visit to Phetchaburi – a quiet, very Thai town only a couple of hours south of Bangkok. While the outskirts of Phetchaburi are home to some interesting caves and numerous temples, a … Continue reading

7-Eleven: A Bangkok Icon?

7-Eleven: A Bangkok Icon?

Although walking down the street in Bangkok you couldn’t forget you’re in Thailand, it also feels like it just wouldn’t be Bangkok without 7-11. They’re everywhere. There are five within a few hundred metres of our apartment, and I’d say we’re a little further away from a 7-11 than you would be on average in … Continue reading