The Best Street Art In Bangkok And Where To Find It

The Best Street Art In Bangkok And Where To Find It Street art may not be the first thing that springs to mind when you think about Bangkok, but Thailand’s capital city teems with it. But, thanks to Bukruk Urban Arts Festivals in 2013 and 2016 which involved artists from all over the globe as…

The Gruesome Past of Bangkok’s Wat Saket

The Gruesome Past of Bangkok’s Wat Saket For many people, Wat Saket or The Golden Mount as it’s more commonly known is a must-see when visiting Bangkok. With it’s temple sitting high atop an 80-foot human-made mound the Golden Mount offers views as far as the eye can see and its huge golden chedi sparkles…

Wat Benchamabophit: The Marble Temple & A New Camera Lens

Wat Benchamabophit (The Marble Temple) & My New Camera Lens Firstly, I’ll be honest with you, until yesterday, I wasn’t even aware of Wat Benchamabophit, or The Marble Temple as it’s more easily known existed. Secondly, I am always so grateful that many of Thailand’s most famous temples are known under other names. ‘The Marble…

The Best Place To Eat In Phuket’s Old Town.

The Best Place To Eat In Phuket’s Old Town Call off the search everyone. Put your travel guides down for I have found the best place to eat in Phuket’s Old Town. I enjoy Thai food immensely, but I very seldomly write about it. I enjoy lots of food, but I never write about it…

An Unexpected and Unwanted Trip To A Thai Hospital

An Unexpected And Unwanted Trip To A Thai Hospital I’m not an expert on such matter, but I would think most trips to the hospital are unexpected and unwanted. Going to a Thai hospital with little Thai vocabulary is both of those things, with a side order of ‘but how can I explain what’s wrong?’…

A Brief History Of Pandemics

A Brief History of Pandemics A Brief History of Pandemics is, in the words of it’s author, Henri H Henry, a look at the history of pandemics in a brief manner. Some of you will know I also write as a comedy character, Henri H. Henry. Henri is a nice man, but due to many,…

Plans Are What Happen When You’re Busy Trying To Live

Plans Are What Happen When You’re Busy Trying To Live As far as I know, it was John Lennon who wrote the line, “life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans”. It’s a line from his track Beautiful Boy, and although Lennon clearly must have heard it somewhere else, it’s his voice I…

How To Make Alcohol

How To Make Alcohol Around two months ago, at around 9.40 pm, I saw a post on Twitter that made my face scrunch up and my mouth to silently say, ‘what the fu…?’. Unbeknown to me, around 4 hours earlier, the Thai government announced that a ban on the selling of all alcohol would begin…