During our last afternoon in Bangkok we headed to Wat Pho. Originally, we were going there to get a couples massage. Wat Pho is the name of the temple complex. In the complex, not only do they have dozens of temples, statues, and sacred art, they also have a rather famous massage salon. The massage … Continue reading The Reclining Buddha of Wat Pho
We try to balance our adventures with work days and tourist days while travelling. Based on our deadlines we either A) work in the morning, tourist in the afternoon, B) tourist in the morning, work in the afternoon, or C) tourist the whole day and work the next day. I once listened to RuPaul on … Continue reading Jim Thompson, the spy with the silk.
The night we returned to Bangkok from the farm we decided to go out and party! This was the same day we went to the two different floating markets, so needless to say, we saw A LOT in 24 hours. Khaosan Road is the “party street” of Bangkok. It’s one long street, but there are … Continue reading Partying on Khaosan Road
We left Colombo in the evening and arrived in Bangkok at night. Paul has extended family in Bangkok so they graciously offered to let us stay with them for a week or so in Thailand. See if you can follow this, reader: Paul’s sister’s husband’s brother married Nok’s sister. So Paul and Nok’s sisters married … Continue reading The First 48 … in Bangkok