Monthly Archives: April 2011

Thairobics

Let me start by offering an apology that there will be exactly zero photos in this entry; I know I tend to get unnecessarily wordy and that a lot of you are the more media-oriented type (I read somewhere the … Continue reading

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National Parks (and House Updates and an Investigation of Smelly Fruits)

I know you all are anxiously awaiting news (read: photos and/or video) of the “house” “project” Wayne and I have “undertaken” (I’ve explained to my parents that air quotes seem strangely appropriate in almost every aspect of life in Thailand), … Continue reading

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My Visa Run to Penang

Listed outside almost any travel agency in Thailand, right there along with all the island travel destinations in the south and jungle destinations in the north, you’re likely to see an option for “Visa Run.” The way it works when … Continue reading

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Songkran

As I explained in my last post, Songkran is the Thai water festival that marks their New Year. I was excited that I’d arrived just in time to experience the momentous occasion, and Wayne and I went out and got … Continue reading

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Intro to Thung Song

So yes, yesterday was Songkran, the Thai New Year celebration. It’s also known as the Thai Water Festival; ergo I spent a good portion of the day drenched and covered in paint. Anyone who knew me from the years 2005-2009 … Continue reading

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The Waterfall Excursion

Going to a waterfall has been on the agenda for awhile, and on Sunday afternoon Wayne and I decided the time had come. We got directions as best we could from David, and set off. It was a nice drive, … Continue reading

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I Can Die Happy

I should have been putting my camera to work for all of last night, really, since that market I posted about is considerably snazzier after-hours. I was being lazy though, and despite its eye-candy it didn’t offer a whole lot … Continue reading

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