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How to piss off someone from Bangkok

Land of Smile. Happiness. Big Mango. City of Angels. All sounds awesome and as if Pharrell wrote his song ‘Happy’ just for us. But don’t be mistaken, Bangkokonians (yeah!) can be pretty pissed. So if you don’t want to get roundhouse-kicked (’cause everyone in Thailand can do Muay Thai) while hanging out in Khaosan Road be sure to not do the following things: Food “Hey you eat those cockroaches and strange bugs, right?” Most of my friends or people I met that came to BKK asked those questions. While I…

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8 more of the most unique travel destinations in Thailand – Part 3

This marks the final part of our ‘unique travel destinations in Thailand’ list (part 1 | part 2). Hope you enjoyed all three parts and please do shout out if you got some more cool places on your mind of if you’ve actually been to any of our suggested places. Here we go with part 3! Buriram, Northeast Thailand As someone who spent lots of time in Isaan (Northeastern Thailand) I will always have a soft spot for destinations up there where not many tourists end up. Buriram does earn…

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7 more of the most unique travel destinations in Thailand – Part 2

Here we go with part 2 of our ‘most unique travel destinations in Thailand’ coverage. Make sure to also check part 1 with further cool destinations in Thailand! Koh Panak – Shh, secrets! Koh Panak is not really famous, one could say it’s a ‘secret’ that, be ready to get wow’ed, also has its own secrets. It is home to some cool hidden caves and lakes with some really nice limestone landscape to top it off. In order to access some of the beaches you have to climb or kayak…

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5 of the Best Foodie Experiences in Koh Samui, Thailand

Describing a tropical paradise would literally be describing Koh Samui, Thailand. White sand beaches and crystal clear blue waters are the highlights to many travelers. There is, however, another reason to visit this blissful oasis–food. Infused with Thai flavors and you’ll see why more time is spent eating than enjoying the beaches. Figuring out what to eat in Koh Samui when you’re surrounded by so many options may seem daunting. To make it easier for you–here are 5 of the Best Foodie Experiences in Koh Samui, Thailand. Satay for Breakfast…

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5 of the most unique travel destinations in Thailand – Part 1

Holidays & Happiness. We haven’t talked about this for quite some time here on my-thai.org. So time to focus on the bright side of life (dudududududududu) again. At least for once. via GIPHY With the outlook readjusted, let’s dive into this list of 15 of the most unique places you can see in Thailand.  Koh Phayam – That island nobody tells you about. As of the time of writing Koh Phayma is one of the few islands that haven’t made it into every single backpacker guide. Maybe because it’s not…

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Could Chiang Mai become Asia’s next Luxury destination?

Bangkok’s sleepy sister, Chiang Mai, is known more for its 300 0dd temples, cool temperatures, hilltribes and friendly pace of life, than for its high end luxury hotels. Thai’s from all over visit Chiang Mai to escape stress and the busy pace of life, preferring to relax, eat and explore the hip Nimmanhaemin area. And while Chiang Mai is a great place to visit, few would argue that it is a luxury destination. In fact Chiang Mai is often touted for its cheapness rather than hefty price tags, which is…

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9 of the coolest temples to visit in Thailand

Time for some #RealTalk here. No matter if tourist or expat, at one point in your Thailand journey you quite likely will suffer from something we here call “temple fatigue”. That’s nothing disrespectful, it’s just that you’ve seen lots of temples during your time in the Land of Smile and it becomes a bit repetitive. There are, even after you’ve seen a lot, still a few temples that stand out from the crowd and provide completely different vibe than most others. Here is a list of those 9 coolest temples…

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