Wat Saket The Temple of the Golden Mountวัดสระเกศราชวรมหาวิหาร

344 shuffling steps, monks, a stupa and a history of vultures eating the dead is the Golden Mount. Since the weather was cool and along my way back to the Chern Hostel I stopped by the Golden Mount. I was expecting it to be a long hike to the top, but it was more of gentle ascent [...]

Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market

Bankok has a market for everything it feels like. Flower markets, night markets, flashlight markets, weekend markets and even floating markets. On the morning of my first day in Thailand I tried to sit and plan things I wanted to do. I wanted to do day tours and little trips but I was worried about [...]

Brown Sugar Jazz Boutique

I visited Brown Sugar because I was drawn to the idea of live jazz and missing the wonderful jazz bars I went to in Prague. So I mentioned it to one of my hostel mates and we headed out, early, in the hopes of getting good seats and being able to get dinner before it got packed [...]

Chatuchak Weekend Market ตลาดจตุจักร

The Chatuchak Weekend Market is intense. Only open from Friday night through Sunday the market sells everything. Need shoes? Done. Jeans? Done. Souvenirs? Done. A new furry friend? Yup. Decoration for your house. Definitely. Boob shaped novelty soap? Can't go five feet without finding some. With a mix of indoor and outdoor shops the market has [...]

Dusit Zoo สวนสัตว์ดุสิต

On my fourth day (full day) in Bangkok I got up really early. Well, early for a person on vacation and I was super excited. I ate breakfast quickly and sat in the lobby, checking my phone and waiting for my ride. I had booked a cooking class that was suppose to pick me up [...]

Wat Pho วัดโพธิ์

After walking through the Grand Palace I hopped next door to Wat Pho. Wat Pho is a Buddhist temple (a royal one) and one of the oldest ones in Bangkok. The temple is a lot more relaxing then the Grand Palace next door, though with many many more signs warning of gangs of pick pockets. [...]

Grand Palace พระบรมมหาราชวัง

On my second day in Bangkok I really really wanted to go to the Grand Palace and Wat Pho but the heat got to me. I ate a big breakfast, had some street food and just couldn't make it. It was a sad terrible defeat and I ended up spending the rest of the day [...]