Biscotti Cafe

Biscotti Cafe

Living in San Sai on the edge of Chiang Mai we certainly aren’t spoiled for choice for pleasant places to sit awhile and have a coffee or iced drink. I was therefore both surprised and pleased to come across this cafe on Route 1260, which links the 1001 to the...
A R Rated Buddhist Temple

A R Rated Buddhist Temple

I came across this place last year but have only now got around to including it in the blog. I was unsure whether to add it to “Shorties” or “Secrets”. It could have been either because this temple is located on the edge of Chiang Mai, out...
Wat Phalat, liquid gold and more

Wat Phalat, liquid gold and more

We are back into exploring mode after a couple of weeks settling back into Chiang Mai after the Australian/Phuket trip. I headed onto the internet to see what others had discovered off the tourist trail and came across this jungle Wat or temple, on Doi Suthep, which...
My Isaan Wedding

My Isaan Wedding

Updated 27 Jan 2016: I am becoming a regular at Isaan weddings, not my own I hasten to add, so I thought I would point you to a few other posts that might be helpful if weddings, marriage or living with a Thai lady are of interest: A Thai Shotgun Marriage HERE...
Shopping List

Shopping List

When I was in Sydney I did a quick run through an IGA store in Blaxland and wrote down a few prices I knew I could check as a comparison of prices once I got back to Thailand. IGA is maybe not the cheapest around but it gives a reasonable basis for this very simple...