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THAILAND’S STREET FOOD CULTURE
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THAILAND’S STREET FOOD CULTURE

It’s 6pm in Bangkok, and all over, street vendors are busy selling food. Thais do almost all of their grocery shopping on the street. Locals walk around with little bags full of rice, curry, noodles, or soup. With food so cheap and kitchens so few and far between, very few Thais in Bangkok cook their own meals. Sidewalk chairs are filled with coworkers sharing meals before they go home. Eating here is a ...
PHUKET TRAVEL GUIDE
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PHUKET TRAVEL GUIDE

Phuket is the biggest destination for tourism in Thailand. This is where you see all the good and bad of Thai tourism – from overdeveloped beaches and sex tourism, to tiny towns with no tourists and authentic Thailand. You’ll find great beaches and amazing activities this island, and if you stay away from Patong Beach, you can avoid most of the over-development and crowds. Phuket draws a lot of tourists, ...
KO LIPE TRAVEL GUIDE
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KO LIPE TRAVEL GUIDE

Accommodation – You can find cheap, basic bungalows for around 680 THB per night. For a nicer room with air-con, expect to pay 1,000 THB per night. Larger hotels start at around 1,350 THB per night, and usually include air conditioning. Food – Food is really cheap on Ko Lipe, except during peak end of the year holiday season. You can find cheap meals for 35 THB, whole fish for 100 THB, and other meals for ...
CHIANG MAI TRAVEL GUIDE
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CHIANG MAI TRAVEL GUIDE

Chiang Mai is the largest and most culturally significant city in northern Thailand, and the the main base of activities for most travelers who come up north. 1784 ...
BANGKOK TRAVEL GUIDE
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BANGKOK TRAVEL GUIDE

Bangkok is known around the world for its chaotic, crowded streets, cheap prices, wild nightlife, and never ending traffic. Most travelers either love or hate it. I used to hate it because of its pollution, noise, and crowds, but when I got to know it more, I changed my mind. The city is like an onion. It slowly reveals its secrets to those who spend a little extra time here. You’ll find that this seemingly ...
THE BEST THAI FOOD YOU CAN EAT
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THE BEST THAI FOOD YOU CAN EAT

I know Monday’s post was a bit of a Debbie Downer, but don’t worry, I’m not done writing about travel — just being a permanent nomad. 23 ...
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