Thailand

Got a trip to Thailand coming up? Check out the advice, stories and tips I can offer thanks to my several trips there, which have seen me visit the cities of Bangkok and Pattaya; the islands of Koh Mak, Koh Larn and Koh Sak; and participate in medical tourism in Thailand.

Just How Grand is Thailand’s Canyon?

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Sunsets notwithstanding, Ubon Ratchathani is a hub of subtlety, not spectacle.

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The Problem With This Popular Bangkok Getaway Spot

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Is Koh Samet worth the excruciating journey to reach it? 

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Unadulterated Southern Thailand

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Nakhon Si Thammarat is unpretentious, understated and, yes, unadulterated.

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Is This Asia’s Most Enjoyable Lost City?

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Sukhothai feels deserted compared to Ayutthaya—and every other “lost city” I’ve visited in Southeast Asia.

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Three Dreamy Days in Krabi

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With just three days in Krabi province, you can experience a truly wide range of the best beaches in Thailand, among the Kingdom’s other treasures.

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Yes, I Left America Because Trump Won

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The 2016 election didn’t put an end to my life in the U.S.—it reminded me that it was already long over.

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Is Thailand Cheap?

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Today’s post aims to separate fact from fiction—is Thailand actually that cheap?

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Three Blissful Days in Bangkok

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My recommendations for three days in Bangkok are not exhaustive—how could they be, in a city as vast and ever-changing as this?—but they are exceptional.

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