Visiting Khao Lak- Lam Ru National Park

Thailand

My trip to Thailand last November was a gift. My plane ticket was a gift. Sunlight was one, too. And fresh seafood. I’m beyond grateful for it. All that said, I kind of expected more of the Andaman Coast. I remember reading blog posts about Thai islands during my never-ending layover at Moscow Domodedovo Airport. … Continue reading “Visiting Khao Lak- Lam Ru National Park”

Your Home in Bangkok – Nitan Hostel Khaosan

I’ve planned my visit to Bangkok on a whim. I did no research. All I knew about my home in Bangkok, the lovely Nitan Hostel Khaosan was that it was located just 20 metres from the infamous Khaosan Road, Bangkok’s nightlife hub full of bars, drunken backpackers, questionable cocktails, and guys selling you grilled scorpions. … Continue reading “Your Home in Bangkok – Nitan Hostel Khaosan”

In Photos: Bangkok Flower Market

Bangkok Flower Market

It was my first day in Bangkok and I was exhausted. I spent a night on the road, dropped my bags at the lovely Nitan Hostel Khaosan and went sightseeing. I can sleep when I’m dead, what mattered more was to get to the Royal Palace before the crowds and their selfie sticks wake up. … Continue reading “In Photos: Bangkok Flower Market”

Expat Wednesdays with My Hot Pink Passport: Farang Expats Behaving Badly

Bangkok

Expats. Travelers who settled down for a tiny bit? Wanderers who found their place on Earth? Seekers who reached a place where they intended to be? Who are they? Would you like to meet them?  Hint: say yes! The Picktures proudly presents you the guest post series: Expat Wednesdays! Today, I would love to introduce … Continue reading “Expat Wednesdays with My Hot Pink Passport: Farang Expats Behaving Badly”