The Bangkok Street Sellers

On every significant street in Bangkok (of which there are many) you will find an array of street sellers, mainly offering snacks and meals. Just outside the apartment where I am staying is an array of carts offering Chicken Satay, Pad Thai, BBQ fish and chicken, iced fruit and even BBQ eggs. Around here it ...

The First Taste of Bangkok

I have been in Bangkok now for about 10 days and in that time, despite continuing with my work, I have managed to see a bit of Bangkok and experience life here. On arriving I was met by Tik at the airport who graciously offered to pick me up. We grabbed some Pad Thai and ...

En Route to Thailand via Qatar

I am starting a three month visit of Thailand and am currently in Doha, Qatar awaiting my next flight. The first thing I have noticed about traveling is peoples attitude. Most people are light spirited when they are going on holiday but when you meet long term travelers it is something more. There seems to ...