Wat Samphran Dragon Temple: The Craziest Temple I’ve Ever Seen

I’ve visited some unusual temples during my time in Thailand, but I don’t think I’ve seen any that rivals the uniqueness of Wat Samphran Dragon Temple. The Dragon Temple, as it’s more commonly called derives its name for obvious reasons – the colossal dragon wrapped around the 17-story building. My First Encounter With A Dragon…

The Golden Mount and The Vultures of Bangkok

The Golden Mount and The Vultures of Bangkok The Golden Mount is a stunning temple in the centre of Bangkok high atop a man-made mound. It is also the sight with a gruesome past. It seems that all major cities have, at some point in their history, suffered from a deadly plague. From The Black…

The Day I Almost Died

The day I almost died took place in Hau Hin 14 months ago before I  moved to Thailand. I want to include it for two reasons, firstly because I want you to know I like to live dangerously and secondly, I can’t think of anything else to write today. If you are faint of heart…

The Swimming Dog Of Bangkok

I hired a private long-tail boat a couple of days ago (that sounds like I’m super rich but they’re really cheap to hire) and explored some of the canals that are scattered all around Bangkok. I will write a longer post about that soon but I wanted to share a photo with you because for…