The trip from Bangkok in Thailand to Siem Reap in Cambodia is hugely popular and done by thousands of travelers every year. For various reasons: Visiting the temples of Angkor, travel further to Phnom Penh and Vietnam or some simply go for a Thai visa run while not being interested about Cambodia at all. Whatever …
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Why I Love Living In Bangkok

Last updated: September 15th, 2016 | in Bangkok | Living

A lot of people who just come for a three week holiday to Thailand often just spend a couple of days in the capital then heading down to the islands. When they come back home they say they don’t like it because it’s so crowded, hectic, polluted and whatever. That’s because most people’s imagination of …
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Something Different: Ice Skating in Bangkok

Last updated: September 15th, 2016 | in Bangkok | Traveling

I just came back to my room from an ice skating session here in Bangkok. Seriously. I even took some pictures to show you. The rink we went to is at the 7th floor of the Central Rama9 shopping mall. It’s called “The Rink”. That’s the same place where I met Thailand’s most famous TV …
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The Best Sky Bar with Views in Bangkok

Last updated: July 5th, 2017 | in Bangkok | Nightlife

Bangkok is the unofficial┬ásky bar┬ácapital in the world. There are countless venues to choose from which can be a problem if you stay in the city just for a few days. You can’t visit them all and might just be out for the one great shot of Thailand’s capital. Over the last 5 years, I …
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Watching Football Matches in Bangkok

Last updated: April 25th, 2017 | in Bangkok | Traveling

Last night I watched my 4th football match in Thailand, a friendly between Muang Thong Thani and PSV Eindhoven. I’m a big football fan in general so I always wanted to experience the atmosphere in the Thai stadiums. It’s great. People are non-stop cheering for their team, even if they are two goals behind or …
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Thailand is not only a great country for epic backpacking trips, but also popular for working or just staying longer. One thing that I found to be a hassle though is getting a long-term visa. If you fly in you get a 30 day tourist visa on arrival and if you cross the border overland …
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Ever wanted to go out on the street, fill a big bucket of ice cold water and dump it over someone random? Just come to Thailand between April 13th-15th every year and you can do just that without having your victim yelling at you what the hell you think you are doing. During Songkran, the …
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