Tag Archives: tourism

Fish Food

Fish Food

Posted on 12. Feb, 2010 by .

4

When we were up in Chiang Mai, we decided to pop into one of the widely popular “fish spas.” It’s a big hit with tourists, and although fish spas are popping up in the US, the Thai price (a fraction of the cost!) is bound to keep business here booming with tourists…

Continue Reading

Koh Kret

Koh Kret

Posted on 12. Aug, 2009 by .

2

Since we had a day off for Mother’s Day, Sucharn took us to another tourist destination near Bangkok: Koh Kret. Koh Kret is a small island on a river north of Bangkok that is open for tourists on weekends and holidays. It has many old-fashioned houses on the water and the people who live there work making traditional Thai crafts and desserts.
The day was filled with trying new foods, seeing traditional Thai ways of doing things, and enjoying the breeze on the river boat…

Continue Reading

Grand Palace & Party

Grand Palace & Party

Posted on 19. Jul, 2009 by .

1

On Nicolette’s last day in Bangkok, Sucharn took us to possibly the most famous tourist attraction in Bangkok- The Grand Palace. I guess I was expecting to go inside some impressive building. But rather, it is the whole complex that is impressive. The “outer” part of the complex is a series of temples, monuments, and tomb-like structures. All covered in either gold (tiles or paint), colored glass tiles, or intricately painted ceramic tiles. There was so much to take in, and the pictures don’t do it justice…

Continue Reading