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Jim Thompson House...

This post was originally published in 2013 on our previous visit to Bangkok. Given, though, that we re-visited Jim Thompson House this year, I’m re-posting…with new pics. 664 more words


Row, row, row your boat

Yesterday, we made it out for a full day around Bangkok. We started at the Jim Thompson House, which is the preserved house of, you guessed it, Jim Thompson. 137 more words


A Bangkok love story...art, elegance and companionship

“Siamese pink was the navy blue of Thailand and Mr. Thompson had a way of combining this with colours no one had dreamt of. He was a talented colourist, above all else.” 2,154 more words


few more tourist things to do in bangkok, thailand

this was my last day and my flight leaves around midnight. i didn’t really want to see the places i visited that day, but i felt i had to do something other than getting a really good thai massage. 285 more words

Solo Travel

Jim Thompson House - The King of Silk

Listed in the Lonely Planet as a top attraction and 5th on Google, we decided that this museum sounded rather interesting. Near Siam square, Jim Thompson house is a tranquil paradise in an urban jungle. 182 more words

Travel Experiences

One week in Bangkok: Wat adventure!

School runs with driving mums, joggers in the park and neon lights after dark. Trains in the sky, temples reaching high, food smells wafting through the air and shopping malls everywhere. 849 more words


Day 1\\ Meeting Bangkok 

After the long 11 hour flight, and making it safely through customs we chucked on what felt like our 200 stone bags and skipped down the airport with joy that we had finally made it to Thailand. 418 more words