The Golden Triangle

Continuing the long bus ride from the previous spot of the Karen village, we reached our final destination – The Golden Triangle of Southeast Asia. It’s named accordingly because this place borders 3 countries – Thailand, Laos, and Myanmar (Burma). The world’s heroin came from this notorious place. It has been one of the most

Chiang Rai

After a good night’s rest, I had to wake up rather early in the morning. I chose the ground tour that was gonna take us to Chiang Rai and The Golden Triangle. As early as I was, I found out that I was the first one to reach the breakfast area. The buffet at the

Chiang Mai Arrival Day

Just a few months ago, I came back from Bangkok. Now, my company trip for 2012 was held in Chiang Mai, situated in Northern Thailand. It’s name means “New City” because it is the new capital founded in 1296, succeeding Chiang Rai (founded 1262) in the capital of the Lanna kingdom. The people speak Lanna

Bangkok Shopping Day

Our trip to Bangkok is coming to an end really soon. There was one more important thing to do and it’s Fann’s favourite; Shopping! We started our shopping trip early in the morning after breakfast. We took the free tuk-tuk from the hotel to the nearest BTS station (Saphan Khwai BTS Station). Our two tickets

Mystic Place Bangkok

After so many posts about our trip to Bangkok, let’s take a break from the trip and let me introduce you all to the cool place that has been taking good care of Fann & I while we’re in Bangkok. The hotel (or Bed & Breakfast) is called Mystic Place Curious Rooms, Bangkok. It’s not

Vimanmek and the Giant Swing

Our next destination is the Dusit Park, located at the Dusit district. This is a serene area of Bangkok and the political centre of Thailand. There are a few major tourist spots in this area, including Chitralada Palace, Dusit Zoo, King Rama V Equestrian Monument, Vimanmek Mansion and more. It’s connected to the Rattanakosin Island

The Grand Palace, Bangkok

“A vacation in Bangkok is never complete if you’ve never set foot on the majestic grounds of the Grand Palace.” Normally you see these kind of quotes very cheesy and cliche, but after visiting the Bangkok Grand Palace for the first time, I beg to defer. As most of you know, I’ve been to Bangkok

Loy Nava Cruise

Often times when we travel to a city, we ask ourselves if there’s anything to do at night? Well, to most of us, night life plays an important role. On the 2nd night in Bangkok, I decided to take Fann out to a really special dinner. She always told me that she would like to