Rafting in Pai

On top of my what-to-do-in-pai list was rafting on the Pai river. I signed up at the Thai Rafting Adventure which is run by a friendly French guy who lives in the area for over 20 years and did the 1 day rafting trip which sure is a full day. Getting picked up at 7…

Relaxing on Koh Chang

Taking a few days off from travelling and sightseeing to relax on this tropical island. Hooray for white sandy beaches, welcoming warm water and the sun rays on my skin. Also making small friends, this cute Cambodian girl literally tried out all the games on my iPad 🙂 And yes, I usually don’t like kids,…

Erawan Falls

Erawan falls has 7 different waterfalls and is about 60 km north of Kanchanaburi. Taking the first bus to Erawan National Park and the last bus back, these falls were all mine. While standing in these waters you get fish coming to chew on your feet. Just like in those fish spas, only these were…

Sights of Bangkok

Strolling around the city for a few days now I had the chance to be the ultimate tourist and thus visited the most well known places. Of course I brought along my camera to make a few pics. Wat Pho The first place I visited and was happy to find some peace and tranquility here…

Protest in Bangkok

Going to Siam Square today I landed in the middle of the protest in Bangkok. Just before I left home I was a bit worried that these protests would influence my stay, but so far it seems to be peaceful. I enjoyed walking through the huge crowd. The main road was completely sealed off from…

Made the journey

What was yesterday already seems like a quite some time ago. I was hugged goodbye at Amsterdam Airport by my boyfriend, dad, sister and my best friend. After I went through customs I did one last wave and it was off towards the gate. Had a first relaxing flight with a 3 hour stopover at…