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Thailand Pt. III: Bangkok

Our Thailand trip began and ended in the country’s capital. As we arrived in Bangkok, after 16 hours of flying, we were struck by the muggy hot weather (it was about 0°C in Switzerland when we boarded the plane). Fully loaded with our backpacks we started the journey by finding a place for the night […]

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 […]

A warm November weekend in London

In mid-November we hoisted Jolly Roger to go on account in good ol’London. Contrary to popular belief, the weather there wasn’t rainy, foggy and cold at all. We enjoyed the city in bright sunshine and 15°C. And we even had our own personal city guide Francesca. During the four day stay in the city, we […]