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Chiang Mai, Thailand — Week 1: Bureaucracy, The Old City, and Adventures in Shopping Malls

U.S. citizens, upon arriving in Thailand, can stay in the country 30 days without a visa. We had planned on getting that extended for 30 more days, for a small fee, while we were in Bangkok, but decided to deal with the extension in Chiang Mai instead. Thus, our first adventure in Chiang Mai was the non-visa extension process. Woo!… Read more »

Bangkok, Thailand — Days 2–5: Tuk-tuks, Street Food, and Tourist Claustrophobia

Brittany Swanson   December 14, 2017   Comments Off on Bangkok, Thailand — Days 2–5: Tuk-tuks, Street Food, and Tourist Claustrophobia
The Royal Crematorium for His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej in Bangkok, Thailand.

We started our first full day in Bangkok with yoga and meditation at our Airbnb’s rooftop pool overlooking the city. I’m not going to lie, I could have gotten used to a morning routine with that view everyday. Spec-tacular! Ale consulted good ole TripAdvisor for things to do in Bangkok which pointed us toward Wat Saket or The Golden Mount… Read more »