A Scary Experience in Thailand

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Edit: I recently wrote a post listing my practical safety tips for Southeast Asia that would have helped me to avoid this situation. Please go and check it out here if you’re planning a trip to Southeast Asia! It all started at the end of my first ever week in Asia. I’d been in Bangkok …

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Adventures in Chiang Mai

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I wish I could say that our journey to Chiang Mai got off to a good start, but it really didn’t. Arriving in Phuket with a day to kill before our flight to Chiang Mai in the evening, we found ourselves caught in the mother of all thunder storms and so we had to take …

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Partying in Phuket!

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On arriving in Patong, a beach town on the west coast of Phuket, the first stop was food and we were delighted to find a dirt cheap cafe selling all our Thai favourites for just 50 baht (£1). When our bellies were full, we returned to the hotel (which was stunning and only £28 between 4 of us  per …

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Koh Samui

Upon arrival on the island, we were bundled into a minibus and driven up the long and bumpy road to our accommodation, Bangpo Village. Bangpo was gorgeous. For anyone seeking a quiet holiday away from the madness of the backpacker scene, I cannot recommend it enough.