Category Archives: Thailand

Grand Palace Visit. First Try.

Grand Palace This was as close as we got the first try. The day we after arrived in Bangkok we went to Wat Pho. Trying to respect Thai customs, we wore long pants, regular shoes, and Sea covered her shoulders. … Continue reading

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The Grand Palace, Bangkok.

  DSCN2845 The morning of the 16th we got up early, had coffee, and made our way to the Grand Palace for the second time. We had gone there the previous day but were turned away because it was open to … Continue reading

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April 25, 2009. Last Day in Bangkok.

Street Food The 25th was our last full day in Bangkok. We had nothing planned but to walk around and enjoy the chaos, the food, the lights, the shops, and the people. And that is what we did. After breakfast … Continue reading

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July 27-28 Penang to Bangkok to Pattaya

Pattaya Taxi We arrived at the Bangkok airport late at night. We were lucky to get the last bus to Pattaya. The bus cost 113 baht each (about $3.50 USD). If we had missed it we would have been forced … Continue reading

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July 29, 2009. Another Day in Pattaya.

Much the same as yesterday. I went walking in the morning, the girls went shopping. I sat on the beach and read in the afternoon. I rented a chair and an umbrella on the beach and watched the parasailing. Then … Continue reading

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July 30, 2009. Pattaya to Bangkok.

Bangkok Victory Monument After our three days in Pattaya, we went to Bangkok on the morning of July 30. I got up early and walked to the beach for coffee, then returned to the hotel for a shower and packed … Continue reading

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