Actually kinda unbelievable that I didn’t post the national Thai anthem so far. So to fix this, here it is! Prathet Thai Ruam Lueat Nua Chat Chua Thai, Pen Pracha Rat, Phathai Khong Thai Thuk Suan, Yu Damrong Khong Wai Dai Thang Muan, Duai Thai Luan Mai, Rak Samak Khi, Thai Ni Rak Sa-ngop, Tae […]
Truth and Thailand. Despite the same starting letter those two do not have much in common or to do with each other. While everybody knows that many Asian countries do consider not knowing something as a kind of losing ones face and therefore decide to lie instead of saying ‘I don’t know’ I see a […]
One of the strangest stops during my one day trips from Udon Thani was definitely the stop at the famous Lak Roi Temple (Wat Pa Lak Roi). According to my students this is the place that shows the buddhist heaven and hell. My first thought, when leaving the bus, was actually that it looks more […]
One more one day trip destination (from Udon Thani) was the historical park of Phimai in Nakhon Ratchasima (Korat). Phimai is quite close to Sai Ngam which makes it quite reasonable to add those two destination to the same trip. Nevertheless Phimai is quite different from Sai Ngam and many other temples or historical sights […]
See part 1 of the amazing movie about amazing Thailand. Hear the sunshine…found on youtube.
Mother’s day in Thailand takes place on August 12 since this is the day of the queen’s birthday. (Father’s day = King’s birthday). Since Mother’s day is a real holiday over here in Thailand (not just a simple sunday) our college decided to have a mother’s (and queen’s) day celebration today! Mother’s day is in […]
Another destination of my one day trips from Udon Thani (despite Palio) was Sai Ngam. Also located in the province of Nakhon Ratchasima (Korat) it is a quite spiritual and naturally impressive place. It is located close to the famous sanctuary of Phimai and offers a quite interesting view and possibility to relax and catch your […]
Rainy season is coming closer and closer and so is the rain itself. Right now there are heavy rainfalls on an almost daily basis. Nevertheless there are days where the sun still shines all the time and makes it almost impossible to stay outside without burning instantly. On the other hand there are days where you […]