Early start this morning. We booked a day trip to a nearby city called Chiang Rai to see the famous White Temple. We also continue on to the north of Thailand to the Golden Triangle and cross over to Laos. It's going to be a lot of driving but we will see some cool things! … Continue reading Chiang Rai Day Trip
It's here! It's here! Ahhh!!! The day is finally here!!!! We finally get to see the Elephants!! This is the thing I've most been looking forward to and basically my reason for even coming to Thailand in the first place. We get to spend 2 days and 1 night at the Elephant Nature Park in … Continue reading Elephant Nature Park!
We started our first day in Chiang Mai off with a buffet lunch in our hotel, pretty mediocre. We then took an uber up to Doi Suthep mountain! A half hour snake shaped road up the mountain to Wat Phra That Doi Suthep... a temple on top of the mountain which has a great view of … Continue reading Chiang Mai Oh My!!
Saturday night we ended up going to the brewery in Siem Reap. It was really cute but they didn't sell growlers so dad was disappointed. Proof in the picture below, Dad is always attracting people in Southeast Asia. Before we came here the tuktuk drivers were all touching his muscles and making a big deal … Continue reading Our 13.5 Hour Train Ride Experience
Morning everyone! It's going to be a hot one today...43°C !?!?! On Sunday we woke up early at 6am to shower and pack up for our tour that started at 730am. We dropped our luggage off at the concierge where they locked it up for us for the day free of charge. We waited until … Continue reading Temple Hopping in Bangkok
Ok so it's hot here. It hit us like a wall when we walked outside the airport. But we are embracing it and working with constantly being sweaty. We only slept 4 hours and both weirdly woke up at the same time, 2 hours before our alarm. We woke up, got ready, and walked outside … Continue reading Exploring in Bangkok
And we're off!!! Time to start this journey. Thursday I flew to Winnipeg to meet my dad, mom and sister. We went to Olive Garden for our "last supper" and stayed in a hotel by the airport. Friday morning we woke up at 3:45am (ewww), said goodbye to momma/wifey (I won't post the picture of … Continue reading 29 Hours of Travelling