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Planner addicts: where to buy planners and supplies in Thailand

Planner addicts supply in Thailand

In Thailand, there is a huge variety of planners, organizers, notebooks and planner supplies available for the planner addict. Often the prices are much more affordable because in Thailand,  it is not the trend to spend lots of money on planning and its supplies- therefore if the items are priced too high, literally no one [...]

Thai durians vs Malaysia durians

Thai durians ทุเรียน

Durian (ทุเรียน)  is the type of fruit that either you would love it or hate it. Some foreigners are able to acquire the taste of durian and absolutely love it. While for some, the smell itself would make one faint. You are able to find Thai durians sold in stalls at the roadside, like the [...]

Thai ointment and massage oil for pain management

Massage oil and creams for pain relief

Thailand is well known for its massage- which helps to loosen out muscles as well as for pain management and relief. Usually they would use massage oil and ointment to make the massage more effective. Nope, I am not referring to the type of massage that people go for in dingy massage parlors which sometimes [...]

Cafe Amazon Thailand- menu and pricing

Cafe Amazon Thailand Coffee Menu

Cafe Amazon is a very popular cafe chain in Thailand. There are many branches, many of which could be found within large petrol station stops. Cafe Amazon provide similar food and drinks like Starbucks and Coffee Bean but at half the price. Below is the menu and pricing of coffee and tea in Cafe Amazon with [...]

Withdrawing money when you are travelling to Thailand

ATM machines in Thailand

I have travelled to Thailand many times since the past 10 years or so. In the past, when I make short trips, I tend to estimate the amount I needed and would bring sufficient amount to use. At first, I used to change into Thai baht before arriving. But after I know of a good [...]

Buy snacks back home from 7 Eleven, BigC, Lotus or Makro

Usually when my friends travel to Thailand, they would buy back souvenirs in the form of keychains, fridge magnets, little purses, Tshirt or other handcraft items. Initially it was what I bought for my friends and colleagues as well when I travel. Later, I started noticing that when my friends travel to Japan and Korea, [...]

Digital Nomad in Thailand- then and now

In the outskirts of the Bangkok town, I was pleasantly surprised to come across a co-working office located at Porto Chino, Samut Sakhon: This is a very nice and cozy place located on the main road from Bangkok to Samut Sakhon town. We went there to enjoy dinner at a comfortable ambiance. Right at the [...]

Is it easy for a vegetarian to find food in Thailand?

Over the years, I have traveled with some folks who are vegetarians. Usually in a group, we would have at least one or two person who are vegetarians. In the case of the Chinese community, some may observe a vegetarian diet on each full moon and new moon. Therefore, if you are a vegetarian, would [...]

7 Eleven Thailand- love the burgers, sandwiches and croissants

7 Eleven burgers

One of my favourite places to drop by when arriving in Thailand is the 7 Eleven stores. 7 Eleven stores are opened 24 hours a day and can be found in almost every nook and cranny in Thailand…. from the Bangkok town to smaller towns. And what I absolutely love is their burgers, croissants, sandwiches [...]

What is a standard rate for a van driver in Thailand?

Standard van driver rates Thailand

I have traveled to Thailand many times for more than 10 years. Often we are in a group and it is more economical to employ the services of a van driver. Hopefully this information would be useful for those who are travelling to Thailand and looking for a van driver- as to ensure you may [...]