Thailand – Koh Pha-Ngan and Koh Tao

Koh Phangan Ferry Ride

I had been in Thailand for a bit over two weeks now and haven’t seen a beach yet, this screams for a change of scenery: Off to the islands.

I booked a flight from Chiang Mai to Surat Thani with Air Asia, even though I was a bit sceptical about this airline, I can now wholeheartedly say, I like Air Asia. They are cheap and their service is great. Why? Here is the story:
I must have been in complete holiday mode when I packed my stuff, because after checking in my luggage and when trying to get through security to my gate, the lady there told me I had a knife in my hand luggage. Continue reading

Thailand – Pai and the Golden Triangle

Pai Canyon

This already feels like it was ages ago, but I just didn’t have the chance to post this earlier.


When I came to Thailand I hadn’t even heard of Pai. But since I hadn’t planned anything yet I followed my fellow new travel buddies to this adorable hippie town north of Chiang Mai. Continue reading