rt in Paradise is one of the latest Thai tourist attractions. Situated in the beachside town of Pattaya (a town known for its nightlife), about 1.5 hours from Bangkok, many fashionable Thais make the trip to Pattaya to catch a glimpse of this hyped museum. So one day, we decided to go check it out […]
Photo essay of the Antique Train Market, located next to the railroad track in northern Bangkok, Thailand.
In this photo essay, Mark shares his best pictures from the 2012 Royal Barge Procession in Bangkok, Thailand.
Mark takes us along on his journey to experience the 2012 Thai Vegetarian Festival in Bangkok, Thailand.
Mark highlights five of the best countries for vegetarians, including India, Thailand, and Lebanon.
Mark introduces to the popular Sam Chuk market, located a few hours drive from Bangkok.
aving lived in Thailand on and off for a number of years, I’ve been able to attend many festivals. Here are the four main festivals that stick in my mind as the most highly anticipated events of the year! 1. Chinese New Year There are estimates that more than half the population of residents in […]
1. Borobudur / Prambanan, Indonesia Off the main tourist backpacking route of Southeast Asia are a set of temples on the island of Java, Indonesia, near Yogyakarta that are worth a visit. Though Borobudur and Prambanan are two separate temples and even dedicated to different religions, I’ll group them together because of their close proximity. […]
or all the wild, action-packed mega cities Southeast Asia is so famous for, there’s an equally opposite number of places that are quiet, nature-oriented, and extremely relaxing. Here are 5 destinations I recently visited where relaxation is the local way of life. 1. Sangkhlaburi, Thailand Waking up at 5 am is something you’ll love doing when you’re […]
Bangkok’s Chinatown, known as Yaowarat, is one of the most thrilling places in town! The area is alive and bustling at all hours of the day with busy markets, thriving businesses and lots of restaurants. Stopping by and spending a little time in Yaowarat is a must when visiting Bangkok. A Little History of Yaowarat […]