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Jim Thompson House

August 11, 2017

Tips and What to Expect: In most significant rooms, where art pieces date close to a millennium, no photos are allowed. Foot wears are not allowed. There are dedicated shoe cabinets secured by locks given to tourists before the start of the tour Entrance fee is THB150 only and purchasing it from the house museum […]

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Bangkok Impressions

August 8, 2017

Lazily but popularly described by Filipinos who had set foot here, Bangkok is just like Manila. For a first-timer Filipina who’s here in Bangkok to do business and inject leisure whenever she can (and I mean whenever), this familiarity brings both excitement and comfort. For one, my companion and I do not look like foreigners […]

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Flower Market: Pak Klong Talad

August 1, 2017
Pak Klong Talad

Two months and here I am still blabbing about the things I’ve seen. Needless to say, I enjoyed and learned a lot from that 6 days in Bangkok and thought I might share with you some of the same and peculiar. If anything, a scratch in the surface of Thailand’s rich culture and history has […]

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Retail Shopping in Bangkok

July 23, 2017
Finds outside of Platinum Mall, Bangkok

When they say you should get a life you don’t need a vacation from, I didn’t know I could obtain it with just the right job. So here I am in Bangkok for business, and during my free time, leisure. If I were to plan this trip solely for pleasure, I’ll surely love to go […]

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I Was Scammed in Bangkok

Tuk Tuk Scam

The backpack in front of you belongs to you; the backpack at your back belongs to someone else. That’s how you would want to approach being street-smart in Bangkok especially the touristy spots. That’s not the only way, though. Let me tell you my first-hand account here and how I was able to get out of […]

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The Grand Palace of Thailand

July 12, 2017
The Grand Palace of Bangkok

THE GRAND PALACE Descriptions from “Guide to the Grand Palace” which are given out to tourist inside the palace grounds itself. All photos are of the writer. The Grand Palace complex was established in 1782 and it consists of not only the royal residence and throne halls, but also a number of government offices as […]

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Elusive Sandbar of Maniwaya

June 20, 2017
Maniwaya Island and its summer campers

Sandbar is what an oasis is to a desert. Its rarity like all things peculiar is longed for. So for this summer’s beach escape, we picked a random beach which could give opportunities to land on a white sandbar. After a few chat exchanges, we were down to Maniwaya Island of Marinduque. Seen through the […]

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A Dip at Malangaan Spring

February 6, 2017
malangaan spring San Rafael

To start, let it be known that the spring, more than a tourist destination, is a spring in its truest sense. It provides water for the locals of San Rafael, Bulacan for several beneficial purposes.

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Malangaan Cave: Spelunking in Bulacan

February 3, 2017

There is no registration nor entrance fee on the cave and spring. Even the cave guide fee isn’t fixed. In our case, before we could even park near Malangaan spring (parking fee was also free that time, we were the only visitors), a local guy already approached us and asked us if we would be going to the cave. We said yes and right and about he ordered his around 10-year old niece whom we later known as Mylene to get his flashlight.

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