Category: Tips

When traveling abroad, some of the things we all should be aware of are scams and frauds. We all know there are people who will be trying to take advantage of us when they have the chance to make a quick buck. If you are in Bangkok or planning to be, let’s have a look… Read more »

Sawaddee krub! If you’ve been to Thailand at least once, you may have found out that dining out at a local Thai food place might be a bit confusing at first. As with any country in the world, we have our own table manners and eating etiquette that some of you may find them interesting… Read more »

If you’ve ever been to the Land of Smiles, you may have seen some major habits of us Thais that you might find them a little (or very) odd. Sometimes, we even agree with you as well, but it’s these weird Thai habits that makes us who we are. Thus, I’m pretty sure that you… Read more »

Known around the globe as the “Land of Smiles”, Thailand is definitely one of the most popular destinations for tourists. People come here to see some of the best beaches in the world, taste some of the most delicious dishes, and marvel at the mystifying mountain views. We Thais are known to be welcoming, hospitable,… Read more »

While Thais are looking forward to our general election on 24 March 2019 with mixed feelings, we’ve seen some travelers feeling pretty much the same about their planned trip. Will everything be open as usual on the election day? Is there anything you should know for a smooth trip during the period? While we can’t… Read more »

Yes, Bangkok is safe for a solo female traveler. However, it takes a few safety tips and some common sense. Here is a lowdown on both the basics and the specifics you should know about traveling in Bangkok alone – by local women. Bangkok is generally safe for travelers of all genders and races, even… Read more »

Bangkok is known as one of the top budget-friendly cities. However, we’ve seen countless travelers take it that just because they have a limited budget, the most they can do is ‘sight see’ the famous and free attraction sites in Bangkok. As your local friend, it bothers us to see you miss all the cheap,… Read more »

One great perk about Bangkok is that a couple-hour car ride takes you to a completely different scenery and vibes. So even if you are time-strapped but want to explore more than the busy metropolis, Kanchanaburi and Ayutthaya are among the best day trips from Bangkok. 1. Kanchanaburi: Erawan Waterfall, Death Railway & River Kwai… Read more »

If there’s one thing that prompts our love-hate relationship with Bangkok, it’s traffic. Fortunately, the ubiquitous motorbike taxis (aka moto-taxis) are our white horses… or maybe not. Riding a Bangkok motorbike taxi can be dangerous and sometimes a major rip-off. But if you know how to ride a Bangkok motorbike taxi and avoid scams, chances are you… Read more »