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Courtyard by Marriott Hotel Bangkok

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Last March as soon as classes ended and Rochelle was done with her motherly duties we quickly hopped on a plane and took our first summer vacation in Bangkok.The last time I was in Bangkok the new Suvarnabhumi Airport wasn't open yet. I don't remember the immigration line being this long. There were ... [Read More]

Sausages, Taxis and A Last Look at Bangkok

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This is my last post on Bangkok. Sausages and taxis? What does one have to do with the other? Read on.Every night the sidewalks in the Ratchadamri and Ratchaprasong area, where a lot of the malls are, turn into markets. Clothes, food, drinks, toys and other knick knacks line the sidewalks.Each time ... [Read More]

Cow Label

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Here's a blast from the past - Cow Label. This used to be a popular snack item when I was a kid. That was many, many years ago. It's still around although not as popular. I haven't eaten this in decades. The packaging hasn't changed at all. There's 10 packs inside a box. Each pack has ... [Read More]

McDonald’s Bangkok

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It was late and we just finished our last massage at Mr. Feet. We were tired but we were hungry. Since we had to pass by McDonald's on the way back to our hotel and it was the only restaurant open we decided to eat our last dinner in Bangkok there. In Bangkok the background of the signage is black. ... [Read More]

Lunch at Phan-Khom Contemporary Thai Cusine

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We devoted our second to the last day in Bangkok to shopping in Central World mall. After an hour or two of window shopping we headed to the top floor of the mall in search for food. There were several restaurants but we chose Phan-Khom because of some interesting food items we saw on the menu. ... [Read More]

Dinner at Baan Klang Nam

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We had our best meal in Bangkok at Baan Klang Nam. A big thanks to Kathy for recommending this restaurant and to her friend Alisa for making the reservations. We heard it was virtually impossible to dine here without a reservation. We left the elephant village past 4 pm and made it to the restaurant ... [Read More]

Dessert & Fruits at Central World Mall

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We deserved good dessert after our disappointing lunch at Phan-Khom Contemporary Thai Cuisine. We walked to the other side of the mall and saw several restaurants we could have eaten at instead. There were even several eat-all-you-can restaurants that offered international food or steaks or Japanese ... [Read More]

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

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Our second day in Thailand was devoted to a day of touring. , The first stop on our itinerary was Damnoen Saduak Floating Market which was 2 hours away. Instead of joining a tour group, our friend Kathy introduced us to Alisa from Bangkok who leased us her super duper comfy van with driver for the ... [Read More]

Residence Inn New York Manhattan/Times Square

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One of the reasons I was so excited to spend Thanksgiving in the USA was to experience the biggest sale the day after. Unfortunately I wasn't able to do that. I did the next best thing though - a trip to New York City. My cousins took advantage of the long weekend and we all drove to NYC which ... [Read More]

Dinner at Best Seafood Restaurant

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Our friend Sonia recommended the restaurant that her boss owns. With a name like Best Seafood Restaurant I had high expectations. The restaurant was within walking distance from Mr. Feet and very near all the big malls like Central World and Gaysorn.outdoor seatingThe interiors of the restaurant ... [Read More]