February 2014

Monthly Archives

  • How to Not get ripped off in PoiPet (Updated)

    Poi Pet Scams Khao San road minivans The minivan drops you off in a restaurant/waiting area about 1 km away from the border. And then someone tells you that the visa is 1200 bahts and they will get it for you for 1300 bahts (+100 if you don’t have passport sized photos). If you refuse they […]

  • Doi Suthep Chiang Mai

    Doi Suthep is the mountain nearby Chiang Mai. The elevation is host of the Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and this is what his post is about. The temple is at the top and from there you can enjoy a nice view over Chiang Mai.   How to get to Doi Suthep Location 18.8052,98.9216  Song Thaew (red […]

  • White Temple Chiang Rai

    The white temple in Chiang Rai is a temple like no others. Even if you are temple sick, you can be sure this one is worth a visit. See for yourself. Thai name วัดร่องขุ่น or Wat Rong Khun. – How do you get there Location 19.82414, 99.76317  map about 13 km from Chiang Rai. The white temple visit is […]

  • Don Mueang airport Bangkok

    Don Mueang (airport code DMK) is the old airport of Bangkok. It’s now mainly used by low-cost airlines and also for domestic flights. The airport is located about  25 km north of Bangkok city center.  This post is about Don Mueang airport if you are looking for Suvarnabhumi airport, follow this link.   Transportation   Taxi […]