Muay Thai Boxing And Eating Hot Dogs At Rajadamnen Stadium

Muay Thai Boxing is a sport I knew very little about before moving to Thailand, but that is something I was desperate to rectify… Quick Thinking. The crowd was beginning to roar and shout in anticipation of the battle royale that was going to happen in front of their very eyes. Sweat that had formed…

The Ramakien Mural: The Origin Myth Of A Nation.

The Ramakien Mural surrounds the grounds of the temple of the emerald buddha and is considered a masterpiece of Thai literature. The Ramakien Mural…heard of it? The chances are that if you’ve never been to Thailand, you won’t have done. I certainly didn’t until recently, but maybe that’s also because I am ignorant to all…

The Golden Mount And Sweaty Legs

I’ve been living in Thailand for roughly 7 of the last 9 months and I still look at men wearing trousers in this heat with great awe. It’s probably similar to the feeling people must have had when they first saw moving pictures or found out that The Bee Gees were men. I have a few…

Jim Thompson’s House: A Glimpse of Thailand’s Past

We all make mistakes in life. I made one on my visit to Jim Thompsons House. This true story happened to me in early 2018. It is only now after extensive therapy and electric shock treatment that I am able to share it publicly. Jim Thompsons House My journey to Jim Thompsons House was much…