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Temple Etiquette: How to Behave at Thailand’s Temples

Rooted in Respect: The Slumber Guide to Thai Temple Etiquette A visit to one of Thailand’s ornate temples is a real highlight of any trip to the country. There are a few simple rules to follow when you make a visit to one of these wonderful places. Temple etiquette doesn’t

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A Bed Amongst the Leaves: Thong Pha Phum’s Famous Treehouses

Thong Pha Phum’s Famous Treehouses, A Room with a View It’s every kid’s dream. Building a treehouse, clambering up and escaping the world. Just you, your favorite toys and a world away from the goings on below. Now, as an adult, you can have your very own treehouse in Thong

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The Soi Dog Project rescues Thailand's strays.
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Soi Dog Project Phuket: Saving Man’s Best Friend

It’s A Dog’s Life: Soi Dog Project Phuket The incredible Soi Dog Project in Phuket has been helping man’s best friend for 25 years and counting. We’ve previously written about ethical elephant sanctuaries, but some of you have asked us who takes care of the stray dogs of Thailand. Anyone

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Staying on Trend: The Realistic Fish-Flop Thai Market Craze

There’s Something Fishy About This: The Realistic Fish-Flop Thai Market Craze. Thailand loves to try new fashion crazes. Some work, some don’t. Beer label vests and t-shirts, elephant pants and “cheap” Ray Ban sunglasses will be around forever. Will this latest craze for fish-flops join the list? Thai markets make

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The Ultimate Souvenir: All About Traditional Thai Tattoos

Bamboo Tattoos: The Ultimate in Traditional Thai Art Traditional Thai tattoos are the new big thing for visitors to Thailand. What’s the deal and what should you be considering before taking the plunge? Ever since Angelina Jolie stepped into a Thai tattoo shop and asked for a design to be

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The 4 best temples in Chiang Mai
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Below the Heavens: The Best Temples in Chiang Mai

The 4 Best Temples in Chiang Mai An ancient city filled with history and art, the temples in Chiang Mai are some of the best in Thailand. Chiang Mai is often called the ‘City of Temples’, and with good reason. The packed city streets are studded with small oases of

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Eating Insects in Bangkok: Creepy, Crawly, Crunchy Goodness

It’s A Bug’s Life: Eating Insects in Bangkok Thailand is the street food capital of the world. Tourists and locals alike can be seen devouring a Pad Thai, snacking on a satay stick or downing a freshly made iced coffee. There’s another side to Bangkok’s street food scene, and it’s

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Exploring the North: Camping in Doi Inthanon National Park

Camping in Doi Inthanon, The Thai Bike Trip You Can’t Miss Out On With waterfalls, walking trails and incredible views, camping in Doi Inthanon has got something for everyone. Doi Inthanon National Park is a wonderland of lush forests, roaring waterfalls and cloud-topped mountain peaks. Only a 2 hour drive

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Chiang Mai Road Trips: Scooter Rides in Northern Thailand

Two Wheeled Fun in Thailand: The Best Chiang Mai Road Trips Exploring Chiang Mai itself is a wonderful experience, but the countryside around it is even better. The best way to explore it? Jumping on a two-wheeled machine and taking to the road. Chiang Mai road trips are no joke!

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Wat Phu Khao Noi: The Spiritual Side of Koh Phangan

The Temple of the Small Mountain: Wat Phu Khao Noi A haven of tranquility in a tropical paradise, the temple of Wat Phu Khao Noi will fulfill all your meditation dreams. The temple of Wat Phu Khao Noi sits serenely on a hill in southern Koh Phangan. A mere 3

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