Monthly Archives: July 2007

Phuket Paradise

I managed to pack aforementioned monks in my two backpacks (large and small) and carried the third in my hands.  Yes I had too much carry on, but I followed Stephen’s travel advice:  “Don’t look back, keep walking, and don’t … Continue reading

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Holy Monks!

This weekend is a long weekend in Thailand, which means everyone and their brother is getting on to a flight to go somewhere else.  Booking a flight to Phuket proved to be a bit of a challenge, but we managed … Continue reading

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Full Service Thai Haircut

I decided that I needed to get my hair cut when we were in Chiang Mai as it was starting to approach 5mm and was getting unruly. I almost had to comb it in the morning and that just would … Continue reading

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Blessed…

Today was a mix of bright sunshine and dark stormy skies as we made our way to two significant Wat’s (temples) today.  We headed to Wat Trimit first, where you can find a 3 metre, 5.5 ton solid gold Buddha.  … Continue reading

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Gold Class Movies

We have already told you how fantastic it is that you can see a movie here for less than $3.00 per person.  Well now we have found out what you can get for the price of a North American movie … Continue reading

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