We are in the middle of a 3 day road trip from Bangkok going to Chiang Mai (Chiang Rai, Ayutthaya, Sukothai, Lampang, Mae Hong Son, etc). We just have brief overnights and the rest of the days are traveling and touring so I’m gathering up the information to post and will do so as soon as we land long enough to write.
We’ve seen fun things like a monkey temple full of monkeys (the whole town was), ancient capitals of Thailand (Siam), beautiful scenery and more. Today I think we go up into the mountains!
Well, better go, my time is running out and I had to buy more just in order to be able to log off of everything. Actually, I got an email from my host provider that our web site was hacked. Great! Not sure of the implications at this point but will worry about it when we either get home or get somewhere that I have time to look into it.
Mai pen Rai!
This is a test of posting. I just looked at my site and it seems as though I lost some of my latest posts. Unfortunately, I don’t know what I last posted and I haven’t been posting so I just don’t know. Well, at least I’ll see how this does… Continue reading
Here are even more tips, tricks and bargains for the Las Vegas Strip. There is more transportation information, Dining and Drinking, free and interesting things to do, good websites and more.
First, a note on asking for room upgrades. Ask if they have any complimentary upgrades. That means you are asking for a free upgrade. Otherwise they will probably just tell you the cost to upgrade, which may be… Continue reading
Since we are leaving next week for Vegas, I thought I would share some tips, tricks, discounts, websites, etc that I have picked up while planning this trip.
By checking Travelocity, Airfarewatchdog and other airfare sites, I ended up getting very good priced tickets: $254 air from Dayton (+taxes, $601 for 2). We will take carryons only = no charge. We live in Fort Wayne, but I… Continue reading
We go to Chiang Saen on the Mekong River and take a longtail boat ride. We stop at Don Sao in Laos for some Snake Whiskey, we go to our hotel, Phowadol Resort and then we go to the Chiang Rai night market. Continue reading | 1 Comment
Our Smartours Amazing Thailand trip. This is the first half of our day where we meet Uncle Gao at his Pineapple Farm, see Phayao Lake, eat Dancing Shrimp and visit Mae Sai, the border town to Myanmar. Continue reading