Thailand

Two-Day Slow Boat in Laos

Two-Day Slow Boat in Laos

Two-Day Slow Boat into Laos – Tom Sawyer did it and Tina Turner sang about it, but this wasn’t exactly a do-whappin‘ ride that merrily, merrily took us gently down the stream. We enjoyed our full two-day slow boat in…

Sucked into the World of Pai

Sucked into the World of Pai

Pai: A Slow Pace, but a Magical Place – The morning begins with the reville of roosters. Their throaty exhorations seem to command that I wake up and roll out of bed – literally, for our matresses are now on…

Staying on Khao San Road

Holy Cow – It’s Hot Here! – I’ve never taken so many showers in a 24 hour period. And these are ice cold showers.  Hot water doesn’t exist.  Thailand is hot. And steamy.  And muggy. Ugh. The best moment is…

First Days in Bangkok

I LOVE Thailand. – I love the friendly, smiling people and the beautiful green lushness of the trees and grass. I love the mouthwatering aromas of the equally delicious food, and I love the little ladies in the wide brimmed…