Napalai Thai Cuisine School is run by it’s owner, Bunny. Her nickname in Thai is rabbit so she goes by Bunny in English. Bunny has a beautiful outdoor kitchen attached to her home. It has a concrete floor, and a covered roof, but the rest is open air. She has stainless steel gas stoves and everything is spotless. She grows fresh herbs and vegetables within … Continue reading Cooking Thai with Bunny
Today has been cold, relatively speaking. My phone says it’s 30C, but it’s overcast. It feels pleasant and only mildly sticky. This morning I went on the Tree Top Adventure (1000 THB = $37). It’s a rope course-zip line trip in the jungle. I finally saw some monkeys. There are signs everywhere telling you not to feed them. There were only two other girls on … Continue reading Tree Top Adventure and the Kind Travel Agent
I finally got to go out snorkeling today. I love snorkeling. It’s swimming without having to swim, breathing in water, or getting salt in your eyes, while amazing nature scenes scroll by. I took a day-long tour, the boat took us to four different islands (Koh Thong Lang, Koh Yak Lek, Koh Rang, Koh Wai), and provided lunch, of course. 340 THB ($12.50). The crew … Continue reading I swam around an entire island!
Enough of the city! Let’s go to the beach. Today was a travel day, and I was glad for the rest. The bus ride from Ekkamai Bus Terminal in Bangkok to Laem Ngop ferry dock is over 5 hours. That means 5 hours out of the sun, off my feet, and in an air-conditioned first class bus. The ticket date is 24/9/2558 (I didn’t know … Continue reading To Koh Chang