Month: March, 2012

Thailand Pt. II: Chiang Mai & northern Thailand

Before we went to the beaches, boats and islands (see previous post), we went from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in northern Thailand.  When we arrived in the morning – after a 12 hour bus ride – the locals were wearing thick jackets and woollen hats. Were we really that far up north? Fortunately it wasn’t […]

Thailand Pt. I: Beaches, boats and islands

In late January we took off to our three week trip across Thailand. We started our journey in Bangkok – without a specific route in mind and without booking any accommodations. All we knew was that we wanted to travel from the north to the south of Thailand. And besides all the friendly people we […]