Category: Thailand

Maeklong Railway Market Near Bangkok is One of Its Kind

By Mridula Dwivedi November 22, 2016 20 Comments , ,
train-maeklong-railway-market

I first saw a video of Maeklong Railway Market on Whatsapp. And I almost refused to believe it. A few months later I was standing at the market known as Talat Rom Hoop (ตลาดร่มหุบ) locally, about to witness the phenomenon myself! The local name means "umbrella pulldown market" as that is what the...

Read More
Share Button

Rock Valley Hot Spring and Fish Spa, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

rock-valley-hot-spring-and-spa

Rock Valley Hot Spring and Fish Spa in Kanchanaburi, Thailand was an experience like no other. You can check out the company website here. I am going to concentrate on the hot springs and the mud treatment because I realized long ago that fish spa is not for me! Kanchanaburi is located in the West of Thailand, it...

Read More
Share Button

The Bangkok Motorcycle Taxi Experience

By Mridula Dwivedi August 19, 2016 16 Comments ,
bangkok-motorcycle-taxi-experience

I have been lucky to visit a few capital cities of the world. And while all of them have their charm, they have one thing in common, traffic jams! It seems to be true all over the world. Delhi has it, so does Bangkok and London. I heard of motorcycle taxis right from my first trip to Thailand. It is a pity that it ...

Read More
Share Button

Explore Bangkok by BTS

By Mridula Dwivedi August 18, 2016 24 Comments , , ,
bts-bangkok-day-card

I realized that I was in love with the London Underground on my recent trip. It also reminded me that Delhi Metro is my preferred mode of transport in my own town. So when the opportunity came to visit Thailand I decided to extend my stay. My sole purpose was to explore Bangkok by BTS on those extra days. And what f...

Read More
Share Button

My 10 Best Travel Photos from 2015

By Mridula Dwivedi December 22, 2015 52 Comments ,
fagu-himachal-pradesh

It is December, it is time to go down the memory lane. And pictures come first. I actually scrolled through each of the outstation trip I took this year to pick up my 10 best travel photos from 2015. What surprised me was that some trips yield a lot of good pictures (Spiti readily comes to my mind) whereas I stru...

Read More
Share Button

Thai Food at Neung Roi Radisson Blu Plaza, Delhi

By Mridula Dwivedi December 18, 2015 12 Comments , ,
miang-kham

I was recently invited to dine at Thai food restaurant- Neung Roi Radisson Blu Plaza in Delhi. After seven trips to Thailand it was a treat to eat good Thai food closer to home. So if you are craving for Thai food in Delhi/Gurgaon, you can check out Neung Roi at Radisson Mahipalpur! [caption id="attachment_22011"...

Read More
Share Button

Old Town Chanthaboon and the Waterfront in Chathaburi, Thailand

chanthaboon-waterfront

One night is not enough in Chanthaburi. I was invited to Chanthaburi by Tourism Authority of Thailand on a post TBEX Asia 2015 FAM trip. We stayed in the Old Town Chanthaboon. It right by the Chathaburi River. The town is supposed to be 300 years old, prominent in the time of King Narai (1665-1688). We were stayi...

Read More
Share Button

Of Cruises, Dresses, Shopping and Tummies in Bangkok

By Mridula Dwivedi December 1, 2015 22 Comments , , ,
dinner-cruise-chao-phraya-river

Story I I started wearing dresses in my forties. I too busy to pay any attention to what I was wearing before that! Busy with what, that I don't know. It is not that I pay a lot of attention to what I wear even now! But when I entered my forties I decided I am going to do a lot of new things and wearing dresses w...

Read More
Share Button

An Evening in Krabi

By Mridula Dwivedi November 30, 2015 30 Comments , , ,
evening-krabi-thailand

It was a beautiful sunny day that we spent island hopping in Krabi. I should have been tired. But I was looking forward to an evening in Krabi. I wanted to go out and walk alone. The trouble with me and walking is that I have no sense of direction! So, I had to keep things simple. I would walk in direction of the su...

Read More
Share Button

Popular Island Tours in Krabi, Thailand

island-hopping-in-krabi

Island hopping is the most popular activity in Krabi! There are two popular island tours in Krabi, the Phi Phi Island Tour and the Four Island Tour. I have now done both plus I have hopped over to Hong Island in a private speed boat. I love the beautiful islands of Krabi by the Andaman Sea. However, you need to keep...

Read More
Share Button

Recent Blog

Category

Archive

Gonomads Blogs

Have a look