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Songkran Day 2 – Making Merit

One of the positives of the Songkran holidays is that the roads in Bangkok are free of traffic jams because most people leave the city to visit family in rural areas. I am certainly not complaining, but as it’s a holiday, I’m also taking the day off as the designated chauffeur! We first make our way out to Wat Wat …

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    Songkran Day 1 – Lunch at Saeng Tawan

    Chanya picked out a wonderful little restaurant out along the nowhere near our house to spend the first day of the Songkran holidays. If only these places could get the exposure, they would really be a hit with travellers. I really can’t believe the great job they have done building an oasis in the middle of suburbia. Obviously, with the …

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      Shopping for Songkran

      Songkran is a crazy time of the year and you need to get things sorted out if you’re planning to participate. Mind you, I and still seeing multiple posts from foreigners complaining about this time of year. If you don’t like Songkran, go somewhere else for god sake! We don’t want your negativity infesting the Thai new year culture either. …

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        Wazza’s live chat Q&A (11th April – 7:00pm)

        It’s the eve before Songkran so it seemed like a good subject to start on. Mind you, the top story around the globe today is the arrest of Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian Embassy. This was probably his own fault given that he’s been a prisoner inside the Embassy for over 7 years and he recently had his visitor rights …

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