Pattaya, Thailand for New Year’s Eve – Partying With Russians And Getting Drugged

Pattaya, Thailand for New Year’s Eve – Partying With Russians And Getting Drugged

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We left Bangkok after sleeping very little from our night out with Kish to get to Pattaya, Thailand for New Year’s Eve. We ate our free breakfast at the Bangkok City Hotel, packed up the bags on the bike and headed out late morning  for Pattaya.  It seems we never get the early starts we want, but the […]

The Thai Embassy in Vientiane, Laos - Meeting New Friends and Getting Sick

The Thai Embassy in Vientiane, Laos – Meeting New Friends and Getting Sick

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We arranged for a truck to take us from Vang Vieng to Vientiane, in order to visit The Thai Embassy in Vientiane, Laos. We heard the road was terrible for the 155 miles south, and didn’t feel like eating dust and going slow the entire way. We were on our way to the Thai Embassy […]

The Blue Lagoon and Cave or Buddhist Full Moon Festival - Decisions, Decisions!

The Blue Lagoon and Cave or Buddhist Full Moon Festival – Decisions, Decisions!

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We awoke to find it is the full moon Buddhist festival that happens only once year. Has something to do with this full moon in particular that should bring luck to the villagers. Processions with beating drums and cymbals were heading down the main street with an occasional chant of some sort. Monks were also […]