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Bangkok, Thailand
I had already begged a woman to write down the name of her ground—what, pork?—dish that first melted my brain. She scratched a couple Thai words on my notepad. Later, I learned she’d written “lunch.” Bangkok’s...
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Na Phra Lan Rd, Khwaeng Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Khet Phra Nakhon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10200, Thailand
I had been wandering around the Grand Palace in Bangkok for quite some time in the sweltering heat. I had passed various tour groups and fellow travelers, a few unruly children, and a handful of vendors. Just as the heat was starting to get to me,...
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Busy day and night, Khao San Road is a backpacker haven with a down-and-dirty image. But it has evolved into a bustling market and nightlife destination for trendy residents and travelers. By day, you’ll find it great for all things...
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2 Thanon Si Ayutthaya, Khwaeng Wachira Phayaban, Khet Dusit, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10300, Thailand
I am happy to have finally found the address for the Ka-Long Restaurant after many unsuccessful searches. This restaurant is an old-school Thai restaurant set on the busy Chao Praya River and there’s no mistaking its authenticity. The spices are...
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Chaweng is a popular area for shopping thanks to its large-scale malls. Lamai’s Buddy Oriental Plaza, on the other hand, is a more intimate affair, with six small but sophisticated boutiques including a children’s clothing shop, a silk shop and...
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Ko Samui, Ko Samui District, Surat Thani, Thailand
Earlier this year, I spent three luxurious weeks on the beautiful Thai island of Koh Samui. I booked with Tropical Sky, and have included their link below as I was so impressed with their service. After enduring almost twenty-four hours on flights...
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In the district of Nathon—famous for knock-off designer clothes and bags as well as cheap souvenirs—you can enjoy a tasting of wines produced from sweet Thai fruits such as mangosteens and lychees. If you like what you sample you can pick up a...