If you’re traveling to the capital city of Thailand, you may find that you’re quickly overwhelmed by the different recommendations circulating online and in guide books, or even from your friends. There are all sorts of recommended attractions and areas, as well as some places you’ll be told you should <em>avoid</em> going to. This is… Read More 5 Best Places To Spend Time In Bangkok
Thailand is a backpacker’s paradise. It’s really no surprise that it has become one of the world’s top destinations for young travelers looking for a good time. A lot of beautiful things to see, a lot of fun stuff to do, and of course, a lot of partying. There are plenty of places to party… Read More 7 Best Backpacker Party Destinations in Thailand
Thailand is very much up there with my favorite countries I have ever been to. Getting around is pretty easy. Buses and trains make budget travel super easy. It is also pretty easy to find flights from Air Asia or Thai Lion Air for $20-30 between the main hubs of the country. The infrastructure in… Read More One Month Thailand Itinerary For Backpackers
Bangkok has always been one of my favorite cities to take pictures in. At first, there is no denying how overwhelming the city is. It is sensory overload at its peak. It is perhaps the loudest city I have ever been to. Between the motorbikes, constant honking, yelling salespeople, and the cries of “MASSAGE! MASSAGE!”… Read More A Different Look At Bangkok: Visual Gallery
Next to the islands, jungles, and culture, the true appeal of South East Asia for travelers and backpackers is… cheap beer. I’m only partially joking. While most travelers do travel for more respectable reasons, cheap alcohol and the fun-loving South East Asian people are an added bonus to this already amazing region of the world.… Read More Which South East Asian Capital Cities Have The Best Nightlife?
When you think of nightlife, the first places that come to mind are cities like Vegas, Rio, or Ibiza. These are all synonymous with loose morals and hedonistic pursuits. If you ask anyone where they think the best nightlife is, they’ll mention a dozen cities before any Asian city comes up. That is an injustice… Read More Why Bangkok Is One Of The Top Nightlife Destinations In The World
I had to return to Bangkok a fourth time thanks to running out of pages in my passport. My meeting with the U.S. Embassy was in the early morning, so I decided to book a quiet, classy looking hostel within walking distance. I chose The Cube, a boutique hostel aiming for a Japanese sleeping capsule… Read More The Cube Hostel: An Ideal Escape From The Chaos of Bangkok
After two weeks on the islands of Koh Phangan and Koh Tao, the leap back into the chaos of Bangkok was an immediate sensory overload. That’s what I craved. After giving myself a few days to readjust to the city life, I was ready to see more of Bangkok’s infamous neighborhoods and plunge myself back… Read More The Bangkok Chronicles Pt. 2: The Notorious B.K.K.
Well Thailand, this is it. The country where I started my South East Asia trip almost three months ago, overflowing with enthusiasm to explore what this part of the world had to offer. I spent 19 days here my first time around, going at a frenetic pace and breezing through eight cities in that short… Read More A Farewell to Thailand
Thailand’s capital is renowned for its chaos but that chaos brought me a weird sense of comfort. Wayward souls are scattered throughout the entire city of Bangkok. As much as I can try to deny it, I was one of them. The same can be said of a lot of cities, filled with people who… Read More The Bangkok Chronicles: Good Kid, B.A.N.G. City