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ข้าวเหนียว + ส้มตำปลาร้า - Khao niao and Som Tam Pla Ra - Isaan starter pack

Khao Niao – Sticky Rice. 

Since being in Thailand I have missed bread. Soft, stodgy, comforting bread. Bread is like a blanket for me and Thailand just hasn’t got its head around that yet. 706 more words


ปลาร้า - Pla Ra

Like all of the best things to eat, Pla Ra smells pretty foul. To be honest fermented fish is never going to be something you want to dab behind your ears before a first date, but trust me when I say it is amazing. 604 more words


Controlled Chaos: Driving in Thailand

If I had to pick one word to describe driving in Thailand that word would be chaos. If I was then asked to elaborate on this I would explain more by comparing Thai traffic laws to the pirates’ code; they are basically more like guidelines than actual laws to follow. 1,304 more words

Teaching English As A Foreign Language

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Jag hann klara av tre julklappsinköp efter mitt lunchmöte idag! Tror att det var Farangs goda mat som gav mig energi, nu är jag tillbaka på kontoret och kan nöjt konstatera att jag bara har små kompletteringar kvar att göra. 257 more words


Thailand Can NOT Catch a Break: Monk Pimp-Slaps an Expat

No, you didn’t read that sub-title wrong. A Buddhist monk delivered a series of slaps to a farang. It’s not clear whether the slaps were issued because the victim was a grown man wearing capri pants. 470 more words


The Do and Don't List

Living in another country and culture you feel a responsibility to represent your own country and culture properly, well, some of us feel that responsibility. Properly is a highly subjective term, at a minimum you feel the responsibility to not be ‘that guy’ representing your culture. 868 more words