Category Archives: Thailand: Day 8

The eighth day of our 2016 trip to 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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