Thailand

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The Thailand Visa Exemption extension Saga 2015

So as most backpackers know, the VISA EXEMPTION RULE allows tourists from 52 countries, to enter Thailand without a visa. They are granted a maximum stay of 30 days, but only if entering Thailand via an international airport. If you wish to extend for another 30 days, you can, by visiting various Immigration offices throughout Thailand. I […]

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A backpacker party girl’s guide to Bangkok

It is no secret that I love a good party. I love to drink, dance and be merry like the best of them.  When I was at University we once  had 3 weeks where we went out every single night. We survived on very little sleep and the nightlife was so cheap. It was also […]

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A guide to Bangkok’s shopping Malls and markets. Yes there are that many of them

So Last week I had walked about 3 miles, hungover, hungry and sweating, I was not having fun. But then I saw it. Shining in front of me with the promise of air conditioning, juice and ice cream, one of the biggest shopping malls I had seen in my life. I was lured in! The […]

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Bangkok survival guide

Some people hate Bangkok. Some people say it is dangerous. Some people say it is dirty and you will get scammed. Well you will. If you do not have your wits about you, Just like you can get scammed and encounter danger in London and new york. Yes Bangkok can get pretty crazy, but crazy […]

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Quick stop on the way to Malaysia – Koh Lipe

WOW. Why have I not heard of this island before. Koh Lipe is a small Thai island south of Koh Lanta and just to the west of Langkawi,Malaysia. The sand is white and the sea is crystal clear. It is famous for its marine life and, due to this,hosts a huge amount of scuba shops […]

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Chilling on Koh Lanta – My new favourite Thailand island

***BREAKING NEWS*** I have a tan. I may still look white to everyone else and sun bathing for more than 10 minutes is the dullest thing ever, but I am not transparent any more! Plus we have had a bit of rain which has brought out my biggest fans. Mosquito They love me aggghhh. Apparently […]

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Koh Phi Phi – Partying taking its toll. On the island and me.

Its not ‘FEE FEE’. It’s not ‘FI FI’. It’s PHI PHI. Pronounced ‘P P’. Now that that is off my chest, let me introduce you to the beautiful, party island of Koh Phi Phi. A less than two hour flight from Bangkok to Krabi, and just an hour and a half boat ride from Krabi […]

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Bye bye Khao San Road, Bangkok.

So far, so good. Four days since I left home and there has only been one injury (touch wood), a minor fall from a bunk bed and one dead padlock. As I have zero tan yet and I’m wearing SPF30 to avoid burning and my biggest fear, looking old, the bruises I have obtained so […]

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