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Amanpuri Gallery Added

February 3rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

One of the most incredible places we visited in Thailand was Amanpuri Resort. Sharon wrote a blog about it here and I have uploaded the photos that I took. {wp-gallery-remote: gallery=0; rootalbum=77113; showalbumtitle=true; showsubalbums=true; showimagesheader=true;} More details on the resort can be found here. I was checking the prices to stay there and discovered that […]

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Merry Christmas!

August 13th, 2007 · No Comments

When one is in a different country, one often comes across cultural differences that are both intriguing and terrifying. In Thailand there are a few things that I just have not figured out.  Things like: Men who wear hair bands.  No they are not lady boys, just a regular guy wearing an Alice Band to […]

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Driving with Jacques

August 7th, 2007 · No Comments

We are currently driving a little Honda Jazz which is brand new.  Julie got it the day she was heading back to Bangkok and drove it a sum total of 5 kms before she handed us the keys.  Needless to say I am a little paranoid about making sure we take care of her car.  […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Thailand · Togetherness · Travel

A Visit to a Thai Hospital

August 6th, 2007 · No Comments

For the last few days, I’ve been feeling a bit under the weather with clogged sinuses and a pain in the left side of my head (no Sharon is the pain in my ass). I tried self-medicating with Sinutab and even went to a pharmacy who basically gave me the same thing but in 2 […]

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