Itinerant Thai Travels Part 3: Chiang Mai

We left the land of temples, Ayutthaya, and headed North for Chiang Mai, a small Northern city known for bustling markets and good food.

Then we met Aim. She taught us how to cook Thai food while laughing. Seriously, my face hurt when I left Momma Noi’s Cookery School.

Momma Noi even tried my homemade green curry and said it was so hot!

The Itinerant Thai Travels: Part I Bangkok

The first post in a series of posts on backpacking through Thailand. We landed in Bangkok hungry and ready to explore Khaosan road. Later we take a stroll to what we’ve heard is a popular destination, Khaosan Road. We couldn’t walk more than a few feet without offerings of ping pong shows, cheap beer, nitrous, skewered scorpians and cheap clothing. It’s a scene from a rich kids house party the first time he is left alone and drinking alcohol except in a foreign country in the middle of the street.

We’re in Thailand and it is a PARTY! Somehow, Hong Kong the city that doesn’t sleep, still couldn’t prepare us for this.

In the daylight you can wander for hours through endless markets or walk towards the parks and temples to see the showcased architecture of Bangkok.

The Itinerant Travels began in Hong Kong

Travel blog post on Hong Kong Disneyland, what to pack and how to get around the city state of Hong Kong. Hong Kong Disney is a great day trip for for the young and old alike, I highly recommend it. I’ve included some popular dos and don’ts for your trip to Hong Kong Disney.

I’ve also added in how to barter in the Ladies Market near Mong Kok in Hong Kong and the amazing hike up to Victoria’s Peak.

The Itinerant Itinerary

My mellow alt-indie beats are a lull in the background, the air conditioner is rattling far too loudly. Every now and then it even sounds like a kettle boiling water. I’ll take the noise over the heat. I’ve recently had some near sleepless nights trying to sleep in a humid mid thirty degree room with…