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Finding 'Crystals' around the world

I’ve always enjoyed seeking out ‘Crystals’ in my travels around the world.

From the beautiful Crystal shops in Hungary and the Cristal beer in Cuba to swimming with manatees in Crystal River, Florida to these shining Crystals at the Galaxy in Macau. 384 more words


#5 - Travel Chiang Mai - A Must in a Lifetime! [Part 1]

Never thought a dark sky can be so beautiful. Night in Chiang Mai during Loy Krathong is a MUST to experience at least once in your lifetime. 653 more words


Visiting Hours

Yes I know. Sadly neglectful is the best narrative available for my posting habits. And now that Thanksgiving Day is just about here (well, not really… 2,231 more words

Expat Living

Chiang Mai: Part 1

A few weekends ago we went on our first weekend adventure to Chiang Mai. After settling in the weekend before, and teaching for a full week, it was time to explore a bit outside our town and get a feel for how far different cities are from us. 1,655 more words

Teach Abroad

A week in Chiang Mai

I’m just going to throw it out there…Chiang Mai was not what I was expecting. At all. I hadn’t done a lot of research into the city as my main plan for Chiang Mai was to visit an elephant sanctuary. 840 more words


I wake up to the sounds of birds singing, wind and mist rustling through tree branches, and breakfast. If you can’t identify the clinking of spoons, sleepy murmering with dream coated tongues, scraping of plates unstacking readily, sloshing of coffee (or tea if you’re enlightened) being desperately poured into mugs, can you even say you understand the ear sense of breakfast?

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Chiang Mai Day 1 (9 Nov 17) - Exploring the Shopping in the Northern City of Thailand

Hello Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai is the second largest city in Thailand and is the northernmost city in the country. Chiang Mai used to be the capital of Siam, the old name for Thailand before the capital shifted to Ayuthaya and subsequently to the current city of Bangkok. 1,116 more words