1 Reason to love Koh Phi Phi

1 Reason to love Koh Phi Phi

I must admit that in my job it is easy to develop a little chip on your shoulder. The number of times people make googly eyes when I tell them what I do and that yes, in fact, I am currently working from Thailand, is staggering. Nobody cares that I am not...

The Scent of Thailand – Life lately… May.

The Scent of Thailand – Life lately… May.

 I used to write monthly recaps. And then I stopped. Maybe because I thought nobody was interested or maybe because life happened and sometimes not much to write home about at all happened. I don't even know. But I am craving a dear diary moment so with that I will...

Thailand’s last secret island.

Thailand’s last secret island.

Looking for a secret Thai island? Yes, indeed, one still exists and no, it ain't Koh Phi Phi. And today I will let you in on its secret location. You are getting a real hidden gem here. The reality is that we travel bloggers always talk about hidden gems, getting off...

The Trials and Tribulations of Offseason Travel.

The Trials and Tribulations of Offseason Travel.

Offseason travel - this post has been in the making for a long time. In fact, ever since I realized how nice it is to swim in a deserted pool during a rainstorm in Sri Lanka. Green Dreams & Outdoor Showers. Without realizing it, I have done a lot of offseason...

Home away from Home – a Boutique Hotel in Bangkok.

Home away from Home – a Boutique Hotel in Bangkok.

We all have our happy places. A place that our mind wanders to when we close our eyes and need to escape reality for a moment. What is yours? One of mine is a boutique hotel in Bangkok. That shouldn't come as a big surprise to anyone who knows me. I love hotels and...

Where to find the best Pad Thai in Bangkok.

Where to find the best Pad Thai in Bangkok.

I love Bangkok, I think we have established that much. My list of little favorites is endless but next to a lot of cheap massages and the flower market, I am always in search for some great food. From the hip and the happening to the local and authentic. Bangkok,...

The 5 Best Places for a Thai Massage.

The 5 Best Places for a Thai Massage.

I came to Thailand for exactly 3 things: to do a visa run, eat ALL the pad thai, and get massages every day. Especially the latter was a priority for this trip. I just love any country where getting a massage is not the ultimate but an affordable everyday luxury. The...

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I’m a girl with messy hair and a thirsty heart who likes to be anywhere but home. After having lived in New York and South Africa for many years, I now call the world home because I love one thing more than drinking wine and doing yoga together – traveling.

 

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