TEMPLE OF THE RECLINING BUDDHA

Wat Pho is another beautiful temple worth visiting in Bangkok. You could spend your entire evening walking around the temple grounds admiring the architecture. It is one of the largest and oldest wats in Thailand and regarded as the birthplace of the Thai massage. So maybe give one of those a try when you’re in…

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RUINS OF AYUTTHAYA

The city of Ayutthaya was built in 1350 and once served as the capital of Siam. It was one of the world’s largest cities at the time and became a vital economic and political center. That is, until the Burmese invaded in 1767 and burned it to the ground. You can still find remnants of the…

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WAT ARUN

There are over 31,000 temples (wats) scattered throughout Thailand. And Wat Arun, otherwise known as the “Temple of the Dawn“, is a must see. The temple’s name is derived from the Hindu god Aruna, God of Dawn. I love this temple for it’s intricate details –  it is adorned with sea shells and porcelain from top…

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KOH SICHANG

One of my absolute favorite memories from our latest trip to Thailand was when we decided to get out of the city for the weekend and stayed in a little bungalow on the island of Koh Sichang. We woke up early to catch a bus that would take us 3 hours outside of Bangkok – to the…

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