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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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DIY Thailand Tours – Bangkok Nights – Part 1.

Exploring Bangkok takes time. When you’re coming to The City Of Angels the first time ever you’re likely to get frustrated in the beginning. You really need to give it some time to amaze you (don’t forget to check my Bangkok for Beginners post to prepare yourself). However, if you give The Big Mango a chance it will amaze you on a regular basis. I travelled Bangkok City for quite a while now and even my Thai friends ‘book’ me once in a while for an up close look on…

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Madame Tussaud’s Bangkok

On the last day of work in 2012 our faculty, staff & lecturers, went to Madame Tussaud’s Bangkok to spend some time outside the office together. It has been over a decade since I’ve been to Madame Tussaud’s London and hence I was keen to see how this whole wax thing developed and what people I might see here Siam Discovery (the ‘Mall’ where Madame Tussaud’s is located). To start with the obvious: The wax thingy hasn’t changed a lot. Still looks like in 1996 – but I think you…

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Bridges of Bangkok | Hangout Highlights

A post about bridges, are you serious bro? – Yes I am, thanks for asking! This post actually does have a good reason. The last time I went to Bangkok I spent quite some time on it’s bridges while looking for cool hang out places. I hit the city together with some of my Thai friends and they showed me some of their top spots and I showed them spots I like and in between we always ended up spending time on bridges. They have kind of a cool atmosphere.…

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