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10 Things I Learned About Thailand

Our six weeks in Thailand were full of little surprises that became part of our every day lives. Here are 10 things I learned - both trivial and important. 1. There are 7-Elevens EVERYWHERE. Sometimes several in one small street. This is Thailand's main convenience store and you can do absolutely anything there - a friend… Continue reading 10 Things I Learned About Thailand

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Our Final Weekend In Thailand: Undiscovered Khanom

Our final two days in Thailand involved a lot of travelling, much to Ash's annoyance. The reason behind this was that a friend of mine from school is teaching in Thailand, and it seemed silly not to visit him. We had ended up arranging to meet at a beach party he was going to in… Continue reading Our Final Weekend In Thailand: Undiscovered Khanom

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Krabi, Railay and the Most Beautiful Beach in the World, and Climbing 1200 Steps to a Temple

We were sad to leave Koh Lanta for several reasons: our hostel family were so incredibly friendly, we were going to miss our room mates, though most of them were also leaving, and we were definitely going to miss the sense of welcome and chilled out vibe that made us fall in love with the… Continue reading Krabi, Railay and the Most Beautiful Beach in the World, and Climbing 1200 Steps to a Temple

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And Then We Fell In Love With Koh Lanta

I had been looking forward to Koh Lanta for a long time. It was one of the first places in Thailand to go on our itinerary after reading rave reviews on other blogs, and I was excited to get over to the Andaman coast for the brochure views of Thailand that we hadn't seen yet.… Continue reading And Then We Fell In Love With Koh Lanta

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Koh Tao: Our Favourite Thai Island

We knew we'd love Koh Tao. Before arriving in Asia, it was somewhere we had barely heard of and not really considered visiting, apart from the fact a couple of friends had recommended it. But those friends had recommended it for diving; something I'm not particularly interested in as I have a mild fear of… Continue reading Koh Tao: Our Favourite Thai Island

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A Surprising Paradise on Koh Phangan and How Not to Survive the Full Moon Party

It was time to head south to the islands - and we had timed it all down to a tee to make sure we got to Koh Phangan for the famous backpacker staple known as the Full Moon Party. I was especially excited because some of our friends from Elephant Nature Park were going to… Continue reading A Surprising Paradise on Koh Phangan and How Not to Survive the Full Moon Party

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Goodbye Chiang Mai, Hello Bangkok, and A Day in Ayutthaya

After an incredible week at ENP and some sad goodbyes at the end, it was time to head south again for island hopping - just in time for the Full Moon Party. But first, we had a final couple of days in Chiang Mai and a quick stop in Bangkok with a side order of… Continue reading Goodbye Chiang Mai, Hello Bangkok, and A Day in Ayutthaya