Category Archives: Thailand 2016

These are all of the posts from our 2016 trip to Bangkok and Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Soei Restaurant

Having followed Mark Wiens’ advice the whole trip, it seemed only natural to go to one of his favorite restaurants, Soei, for our final meal. It was a little bit of a schlep, but everything we heard about this place … Continue reading

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Chatuchak Park and the Butterfly Sanctuary

Chatuchak park is a huge, spacious, lovely park which is also known for the Chatuchak market nearby (we were unable to visit it this time around). It has some ponds, benches, and a butterfly sanctuary. Here’s some pictures of the … Continue reading

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Or Tor Kor Market

Or Tor Kor market is a bit different from the markets we’d previously visited on the trip. It isn’t on the street, and it isn’t open-air. And, as you can see it’s much cleaner: The produce area was huge, and … Continue reading

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Jim Thompson House

Despite the unexciting name, the Jim Thompson house was actually quite interesting. It’s a museum designed to resemble a collection of traditional Thai houses created in traditional Thai fashion, with traditional construction¬†materials.¬† It now functions as an art museum dedicated … Continue reading

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Queen of Curry

We realized that we hadn’t partaken of enough Thai style curries, so we wanted to go to a restaurant which specialized in those, just to be sure. Because of that, we went to Queen of Curry. We decided to go … Continue reading

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Seashell Museum of Bangkok!

So, after possibly breaking my toe/s, we went to the seashell museum of Bangkok. Walking there was a little tough, because of the toes, but it was actually not too strenuous an activity so my toe/s were safe. Also, the … Continue reading

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Prachak Roast Duck

After seeing the temple, we went for a short walk down the street to Prachak, a well-known restaurant specializing in Chinese-style roast duck. You know a place must be good when it’s been open for over 100 years! Since 1909 … Continue reading

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