There is more to Thailand than beaches

I began travelling to Thailand from Australia in 2009 which started a love affair beyond recognition. Not the hot and steamy holiday affair you are all conjuring right now, but the kind of love that lasts a lifetime. The love affair I am talking about is with Thailand as a country and more specifically with Read More …

5 reasons to travel to Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Weather Thailand, like the rest of the south-eastern Asian countries, it doesn’t have the same seasons as most of Australia or New Zealand. Instead there is the dry season and the wet season. Most year round it is hot and humid but during the wet season, there are many downpours and storms (mainly in the Read More …

Life in Chiang Mai: My own personal paradise

It is coming to the end of my time in Chiang Mai, yet again, and I find myself sitting on our balcony looking out over Doi Suthep and thinking about how much a place can change you. When we first travelled to Chiang Mai four years ago it was just a stop on our honeymoon Read More …

Koh Lanta – The Undiscovered Thai Paradise

When I speak to people about our adventures in Thailand, so many people say that they are going to visit Thailand and when I ask where they are going, the response always includes Phuket. Personally my opinions of Phuket are not that great, the beaches are dirty, EVERYTHING is expensive – even though in comparison Read More …

Life in Chiang Mai

It has been a week since we arrived in Chiang Mai, Thailand and it surprises me that we have settled into doing nothing so easily! Prior to arriving here, we had 3 solid weeks of finishing up with work, packing, then crazy packing and the final move. It was exhausting and exhilarating all at the Read More …