Responsible Elephant Tourism in Thailand

Responsible Elephant Tourism Creating Travel Karma! “When I go to Thailand, I can’t wait to ride an Elephant!” I remember having these thoughts myself, and have heard them echoed by so many other people planning their vacations since. Of course! Why wouldn’t you want to sit atop such a majestic beast? It would be just […]

Chapada da Diamantina National Park and Lençóis colonial town, Brazil

Lençóis & Chapada da Diamantina National Park One of Bahia Brazil’s best kept secrets [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″ spacing=”yes” last=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” padding=”” class=”” id=””] [fusion_fontawesome icon=”fa-info-circle” circle=”yes” size=”large” iconcolor=”#f7bb54″ circlecolor=”#FFFFFF” circlebordercolor=””/] Contents Experience See – Photos & Videos Go – Getting There Do – Activities & Attractions Stay […]

Let’s do the time-warp again – Exploring Bangkok’s retro Scala Cinema

Scala Cinema, Bangkok A movie theatre with a retro art deco twist [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″ spacing=”yes” last=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” padding=”” class=”” id=””] [fusion_fontawesome icon=”fa-info-circle” circle=”yes” size=”large” iconcolor=”#f7bb54″ circlecolor=”#FFFFFF” circlebordercolor=””/] Contents Experience See – Photos & Videos Go – Getting There Do – Activities & Attractions Stay – Accommodation […]

Bangkok’s “Tubtim” Fertility Shrine aka Penis Ville BKK

The Shrine of Goddess Tubtim A fertility shrine with a strong focus on the male phallus [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″ spacing=”yes” last=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” padding=”” class=”” id=””] [fusion_fontawesome icon=”fa-info-circle” circle=”yes” size=”large” iconcolor=”#f7bb54″ circlecolor=”#FFFFFF” circlebordercolor=””/] Contents Experience See – Photos & Videos Go – Getting There Do – Activities & […]

Bangkok’s haunted temple: the ghost story of Mae Nak

Do you believe in Ghost Stories? Mae Nak of Phra Khanong may be more than just a legend [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″ spacing=”yes” last=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” padding=”” class=”” id=””] [fusion_fontawesome icon=”fa-info-circle” circle=”yes” size=”large” iconcolor=”#f7bb54″ circlecolor=”#FFFFFF” circlebordercolor=””/] Contents Experience See – Photos & Videos Go – Getting There Do – […]

Rot Fai Market: an official weekend hangout of vintage-loving Thai hipsters

Talad Rot Fai (The Train Market) Bangkok’s very unique vintage market and hangout [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″ spacing=”yes” last=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” padding=”” class=”” id=””] [fusion_fontawesome icon=”fa-info-circle” circle=”yes” size=”large” iconcolor=”#f7bb54″ circlecolor=”#FFFFFF” circlebordercolor=””/] Contents Experience See – Photos & Videos Go – Getting There Do – Activities & Attractions Stay – […]

Koh Kret: A Bangkok Island made by slaves only centuries ago

Koh Kret, Thailand An island with it’s own culture [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″ spacing=”yes” last=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” padding=”” class=”” id=””] [fusion_fontawesome icon=”fa-info-circle” circle=”yes” size=”large” iconcolor=”#f7bb54″ circlecolor=”#FFFFFF” circlebordercolor=””/] Contents Experience See – Photos & Videos Go – Getting There Do – Activities & Attractions Stay – Accommodation Eat – Restaurants […]

Photo Essay: Sak Yant Bamboo Tattoos in Thailand

This is a photo essay on the temple Wat Bang Phra, just outside Bangkok in Thailand. This is where  I got my Sak Yant bamboo tattoo with my brother by a monk at the temple seen below. If you would like more details on how to get here, along with photos of the tattoos themselves, please […]

The Black House (Baan Dam) – Chiang Rai, Thailand

Jean Claude Baan Dam! The Black House delivers quite a punch to the senses [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″ spacing=”yes” last=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” padding=”” class=”” id=””] [fusion_fontawesome icon=”fa-info-circle” circle=”yes” size=”large” iconcolor=”#f7bb54″ circlecolor=”#FFFFFF” circlebordercolor=””/] Contents Experience See – Photos & Videos Go – Getting There Do – Activities & Attractions Stay […]