Day 128: Unexpected Last Day

Our last day in Bangkok was …. unexpected. We woke up really late and left the hotel for some delicious lunch. Man oh man was it good! We then decided to see Captain America at a fancy shmancy movie theater. We got reclining chairs, blankets, pillows, and alcoholic beverages! Captain America was goooood and our […]

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Day 127: BKK is Massive

Two perfect examples of how big Bangkok really is are the Siam Paragon Complex & Chatuchak Market (Weekend Market). We started our afternoon by heading over the the 35 acre Chatuchak Weekend Market.  Yes, 35 arces of thousands of people, vendors, humidity, and chaos. You can literally find ANYTHING you need and want at this […]

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Day 126: Old City & Night Life

 These trips we go on are more than just relaxation and partying. While we do get in our fair share of both, we also have a vast appreciation for all cultures. I really enjoy a good history lesson. Traveling to places with deep cultural roots on display like we’ve seen in Thailand, feeds my soul.  […]

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Day 125: Sawasdee Ka Krung Thep

“Sawasdee Ka    Krung Thep” =         “Hello          Bangkok!”          ……. or should we say: Sawasdee Ka “Krung Thep Mahanakhon Amon Rattanakosin Mahintharayutthaya Mahadilok Phop Noppharat Ratchathani Burirom Udomratchaniwet Mahasathan Amon Phiman Awatan Sathit Sakkathattiya Witsanukam Prasit”  <– Yup! That's Bangkok's real name.  What does that mean? […]

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Day 124: Khob Khun Ka Samui

“Khob khun ka” = thank you. Samui and the staff at Centara Grande treated us so well. We spent our last day laying on the beach … all day. It was perfect, just what we needed. Unfortunately I had a toe injury from the night before that kept me from dipping in the water one […]

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Day 123: Ang Thong National Marine Park

We had the opportunity to visit Ang Thong National Marine Park.  Judging by the pictures it may seem like all we saw were some island rock formations *snore* — but no, it was beautiful! Ang Thong National Marine Park has a total of 42 islands, each has it’s unique shape and awe about it. The […]

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Day 122: Around Samui

We were able to see more of Samui yesterday (not just Chaweng Beach). Here are some of the highlights: Big Buddha, which was stunning. How in the world do you even begin to build something so big and so detailed.  We also learned that the Thai people have a pretty good sense of humor because […]

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