Thailand, the Land of Smiles 🙂 Thailand is a country that has so much to offer, whether you are a backpacker, a honeymoon couple or a family traveling with kids. After traveling Thailand for 3 months with our 5 and 6 year old, these are our top best places to visit. (Watch video instead) 1) … Continue reading THAILAND – TOP 10 BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN 2018
The Ayutthaya Kingdom existed in 1351 to 1767. During this time it was the trading capital of Asia boasting with palaces, ceremonies and huge floats of merchant boats from all over the world. It was attacked by the Burmese army who burned the city to the ground and forced the inhabitants to abandon the city. Today, … Continue reading AYUTTHAYA – Going Back in Time (Thailand)
Close to the Myanmar border and about 3 hours drive northwest from Chiang Mai you will find this small little town at the foot of the mountains. Welcome to Pai, Thailand! Getting There What is the best way to get to Pai? Stick to the main road straight from Chiang Mai to Pai. Things … Continue reading WHY PAI??? THIS IS WHY! (Thailand)
Is Chiang Rai worth the visit? This was the question we asked ourselves as we planned our road trip in Northern Thailand. So we decided to go and check it out. Our top recommendations in Chiang Rai: Clock Tower A golden clock by day with the most unique architecture, located in the centre of a … Continue reading CHIANG RAI – Is It Worth a Visit?
Traveling and exploring many countries also mean that we want to experience all the transport methods available. Luckily time is on our side and our next stop was Chiang Mai. We decided to take Kayla (7) and Megan (5) on their first sleeper train. A train rocking the girls to sleep while Eben and I … Continue reading No Sleep Sleeper Train – Bangkok to Chiang Mai
Is Krabi really worth it?? As I scroll through posts on Facebook I come across so many travelers asking whether Krabi is worth visiting. Also a lot of people saying that Krabi is such a boring place, definitely worth a skip. I beg to differ... Visiting Krabi through a travel agent This was our second … Continue reading Why Krabi Made Me Cry
We share some travel tips on how to travel Phi Phi island on a budget. It is actually not so difficult to arrange your own transport and tours instead of making use of a travel agency. Here is how we did it: How to get to Phi Phi island from Phuket We made use … Continue reading How to count your pennies on Phi Phi Island…with kids
6 Years ago Eben and I visited Koh Samui, Thailand as a romantic getaway. We immediately fell in love with this island with all its friendly people, busy nightlife and the lazy days on the beach filled with adventurous parasailing and jet ski rides. We explored this beautiful island by renting two wheels ... in … Continue reading Koh Samui on a budget…with Kids