Tag: Chiang Mai

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The Road Bit of Campervanning

By Jen Here’s a blog post about life inside the campervan whilst we are travelling. When I wrote it last week we were heading south on the Mediterranean Motorway in Spain, near Almeria. We drove for about 3.5 hours, then stopped for an easy tea – soup, bread and yoghurt. It was our 6800th km …

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10 things we learnt within a few weeks of setting off travelling….

By Jen We have been travelling by campervan for a few months now – in France, Spain, Portugal, the UAE, and Thailand (the campervan stayed in Europe). We have met other travelling families whilst on the road, and have joined internet groups where we can exchange tips and thoughts and ideas. It seems that most …

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Chiang Mai – how we got there, where we stayed, and the coolest shop in town

A bit out of synch, but for anyone travelling to Chiang Mai in the future…. TRAIN NORTH If you ever need any advice about train travel from anywhere to anywhere, look at www.seat61.com. It’s fantastic. And it has pictures of each type of seat available. We took the sleeper up to Chiang Mai from Bangkok. …

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Thailand: The Love of Elephants

By Jen Lek means small in Thai. It’s also the name of the indomitable lady who set up the Elephant Nature Park, about an hour and a half north of Chiang Mai in Thailand. Besides her petite frame, there is nothing small about her. She is one amazing woman who has taken on everyone right …

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Elephants. Paper. Poo.

By Matt and Adam The bit by Adam We are all up in Chiang Mai just now and there are lots of different things you can do. You can get your photo taken with tigers at Tiger Kingdom about half an hour away, or you walk 100m further along from there to the Elephant Poopoopaper …