Thailand

Of sandflies and scars

Update: The scars have came off ?  Read more: Would bites from sand flies cause permanent scars on your skin? When I was staying near a river in Thailand, I was often bitten by sandflies. For those who are not aware of what sandflies are… well, sandflies actually look like flies- except that they bite and [...]

Relaxation Method Using the Breath

Feeling tensed and stressed up in the quick paced world? Do you spare huge expenses every month visiting spas, massage, buying aromatherapy oils, etc to help you to relax? Why not try a free relaxation method located right in front of your face? Relaxation using the breath. Most of us take our breath for granted. If [...]

Utilizing Talent to Benefit Others- Acharn Chalermchai

Acharn Chalermchai Kositpipat is an extremely talented person who built Wat Rong Khun- a well known and must visit place if you travel to Chiang Rai, Thailand. If you go to Wat Rong Khun the absolute beauty and artwork will just take your breath away. I have great admiration for Acharn Chalermchai. From young, Acharn [...]

Why is everyone busy being busy?

I must admit, I used to be one of those people who will never want to stand idle and do nothing. In the past, I always carry reading materials and notebook everywhere I go like to the bank, take public transport, have an appointment with a friend (in case the fella is late), at the airport, [...]

Thailand Border Runs is now 14 days instead of 28 days

Normally, when a foreigner enters Thailand via Suvarnabhumi airport, a 30 days stay is given. Because Thailand is such a great country to be in, many visitors, myself included, find ourselves going for what is termed as border hops/runs- ie go to the nearest Thai border, exit the country to a neighboring country (Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia [...]