Monthly Archives: February 2012

Discovery Lodge, where the pretty mermaid met the motorbike

I know I didn’t tell you yet about the nightmare that was my first time back in Bangkok on my way south. I got off the train at 6am and realised I had no idea where I was or where …

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Bloody Bunny

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According to Wikipedia, Bloody Bunny was a character invention launched in Thailand in 2009. Since then, Bloody Bunny, along with many of the companies creation have created huge success and represent a massive range of popular characters. Today was my …

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The Sad Girl On The Train

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Before I regale you with tales of the madness and excitement of the shopping malls of inner Bangkok, I have to tell you about the sad girl on the train. I’d already gotten off the sky train at Asok to …

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Japanese food heaven

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I came into Siam. It wasn’t easy. I had to catch a local undergound train first to some bigger area and then switch to the skytrain that runs above the city. Bangkok’s transport network is something to be admired. Busses, …

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Chocky Butter

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I saw this in the convenience store around the corner from me in Bangkok. What was it?  Was it really chocolate and butter mixed together. I simply hard to purchase this artery clogging snack to see. Sadly it turned out …

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Who is this amazing singer ?

One of the CDs I bought at the markets was a collection of Korean Drama theme songs, but there was this one AMAZING song on it that just blew me away and I had to share it. But I’m positive …

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Overnight train from Laos to Thailand

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After checking out at midday I had to wait until 3pm for a tuktuk to come and pick me up and take me to the train station. I went outside and there were two blokes just chatting. I’d met one …

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Lao newlyweds posing by the Mekong River

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As I walked past this my heart skipped a beat at the thought of taking advantage of someone else’s photo shoot. There was a beautiful young couple in casual red clothes which perfectly accented the sunset and the red dust …

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One last walk through Vientiane’s markets.

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I booked my train for tomorrow, so today is my last day in Laos. The evening was warm but not oppressively so, and thousands of people were enjoying the foreshore of the Mekong. It seems odd calling it a foreshore …

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HONEY

You know this song if you grew up in the 70’s See the tree how big it’s grown But friend it hasn’t been too long it wasn’t big I laughed at her and she got mad The first day that …

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