Dreamt of Phuket

Last night, friends and I went all they way to Johor Bahru (Malaysia) to have supper. We were talking about holidays. They shared their anniversary trip this coming June, and so did my partner and I. Coincidentally, we are heading to the same place – Phuket! Actually I wanted to go New York but because I decided to…

5 Must-Try Street Food in Bangkok

This post is for the faint-hearted. If you’re not courageous enough to try these insects, then at least try these five not-so-scary street food instead! Let’s start from the “normal” or “safer” ones. No insects, I promise! 1. Steamed Corn What makes this special is that there are strips of coconut! Steamed coconuts are okay…

Chatuchak Weekend Market

A lot has been said about Chatuchak Weekend Market. Type it on any search engine, and within seconds, 500,000+ suggestions appear in less than a second. Riding on the “less is more” theory, I’ll stop talking now so you can enjoy the video. By the way, I love the man who sells bags (199 baht regardless of…

Lessons from Bangkok

My first trip to Bangkok. It was a shopping trip, so we did nothing but shop!!! Despite buying all kinds of crap, on the last night, I still had SGD300 left! That’s really a lot of money. I bought everything from clothes to silk to cushion covers to table runners to shirts for all my…