Category Archives: Thailand

Day 281 – Thai-Laos border crossing

After arriving at a hostel late last night near the Laos border, we were woken at 7am and taken to another guesthouse for breakfast of eggs and toast. The border crossing was over a river. You got a stamp out of Thailand … Continue reading

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Day 280 – Sunday night market in Chiang Mai

Our last day in Chiang Mai which turned out to be a short stay. You could stay for over a week in the city but we felt like it was time to get to a new country. We had a lazy … Continue reading

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Day 279 – Elephant bathing and Thai boxing

We were up early ready to bathe the elephants in the river. We all stripped to our swimwear and jumped into the river with the elephants to scrub them clean. The elephants sat down in the river and we were … Continue reading

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Day 278 – Elephant camp trek from Chiang Mai

With the Thai cooking class done yesterday the next thing you have to do in Chiang Mai is a small trek to see some elephants and then some rafting… Very touristy and cliche however it was great fun. We decided … Continue reading

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Day 277 – Thai cooking class with Siam Rice in Chiang Mai

One of the many activities to partake in Chiang Mai is a Thai cooking class. Thai food really is excellent so the chance to learn how to make some of our favourite dishes was not to be missed. We booked … Continue reading

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