Thailand Archive

Having A Baby, Australia Versus The World

I, Tanya, wrote this post long ago, back in the days before we were joined by our wonderful daughter, Zoe. Now that we have been through the cycle of pregnancy, birth and have a toddler running around it is about time we published this. First, let’s get one thing straight. I am not pregnant,

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Trip Update 5

It has been a long long time since we last did a trip update. So on new years eve, in the last few hours of 2014, we decided to sit down, turn on the recorder and get one done. What resulted is fairly rambling. That is partly because of the huge amount of time

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The Tale of Zoe And The Giant Bag

We have left Perth! Ok, not forever but we have finally packed our bags and headed off on our next adventure. It was a hard slog getting ourselves together and onto the plane to Bangkok but we did it. The three of us, one pram/buggy/stroller, two backpacks and one mega giant 24kg wheelie bag.

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What To Do in Thailand, Adventure Inspiration Time!

Thailand is a common tourist destination. You most likely know at least a few people who have been there. However, it can still be confusing for first time visitors. Where exactly should you go? What should you do when you are there? Even if you have been to Thailand but have primarily confined yourself

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Suggested South East Asia Railway Adventure

Due to the amount of time we’ve spent wandering around south east Asia we’re occasionally asked for itinerary suggestions by people planning trips. Below is a favourite itinerary idea of ours. We’ve done all of the legs of this railway adventure at various points but have never done it all in one go. Even

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Updating Our Sleep Sheets At Warorot Market In Chiang Mai

  Our original sleep sheets needed replacing. They were old, a little stained and extremely bally. They had lasted a long time and served us well. Our first ones were made in Melaka, Malaysia back in November 2011. At the start of our long term travel trip. To purchase the four pieces of fabric

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Back In Chiang Mai, Thailand And Loving It!

  We’ve been on the road now for almost two years and one of the questions we get asked often is “where do you call home?” It really is a tough question to answer. Most of our immediate family members live in Western Australia, we still own an apartment in Perth, and we are

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Organising Thailand Tourist Visas From Singapore

The first port of call after having my Australian passport renewed was the Royal Thai Embassy in Singapore to organise our 60 day Tourist Visas. For those of you who aren’t aware, Australian’s receive thirty (30) days of free tourist visa access if they fly into Thailand. If you enter by land then it

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Get Your Motorcycle License Before Coming to South East Asia

South east Asia is jammed with scooters and motorcycles. They are easily the most common form of transport in the region. They’re everywhere you look. In the cities, in the country, no matter what time it is, day or night. They’re everywhere and are used by more or less everyone. Renting or buying one

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