Guesthouse Review: Mint House, Chiang Mai – Thailand

Guesthouse Name: Mint House Address: 80-82 Prapokklao Road Soi 5, Old City, Chiang Mai, Thailand I stayed at the Mint House guesthouse in Chiang Mai, Thailand. I booked online and paid $30.39 USD for three nights. I picked it for its location, which is inside the old city near the Chiang Mai Gate night market. […]

Guesthouse Review: FUNKi Nimman Guesthouse, Chiang Mai – Thailand

Guesthouse Name: FUNKi Nimman Guesthouse Address: Nimmana Haeminda Road Lane 3, Nimmanhemin, Chiang Mai, Thailand I stayed at the FUNKi Nimman Guesthouse in the Nimmanhemin area of Chiang Mai. This is is outside the main tourist area of the Chiang Mai old city, where most backpackers stay. Nimmanhemin is the preferred area for long term […]

Hostel Review: Baan Mek Hostel, Chiang Mai – Thailand

Hostel Name: Baan Mek Hostel Address: 25/8 Nimmanhemin Road. Soi 15, Chiang Mai, Thailand During my extended visit to Chiang Mai I ended up staying in a few different places in the Nimman area. One of those places was the Baan Mek Hostel, which turned out to be one of the coolest hostel concepts I’ve […]

Kota Kinabalu Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Malaysia > Kota Kinabalu Travel Guide Accommodation Kota Kinabalu hotels – Search for discount for hotels in Kota Kinabalu. Travel Guides Kota Kinabalu | Sabah, Malaysian Borneo Travel information from the Sabah Tourism Board official website. Blogs – Travel guide To Kota Kinabalu City. Blog Posts Kota Kinabalu: a city of […]

Apartment Review: Airbnb in Nimmanhaemin Soi 9, Chiang Mai

Apartment: Cozy studio room in the heart of CM Address: Nimmanhaemin Rd Soi 9, Chiang Mai, Thailand On this trip to Chiang Mai I stayed in the Nimmanhaemin area, which is popular for long term visitors. I was staying in another Airbnb on Nimmanhaemin Rd but I had to move as I wasn’t expecting to […]

Tana Toraja Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Indonesia > Tana Toraja Travel Guide Tana Toraja (also referred to as Toraja) is a region in South Sulawesi, Indonesia. It is a landlocked regency and it is famous for the Torajan homes (Tongkonan) and traditional funeral ceremonies. For the purpose of this guide I have listed the region rather than an […]

Where I’m At: Chiang Mai November 2015

[Where I’m At is a monthly update of what I’ve been up to, site news, and where I’m going next. For real-time updates follow me on Instagram.] Greetings from Chiang Mai. I was just here last month and I didn’t expect to be back so soon. It’s a place I used to visit often to […]

Airbnb apartment on Nimmanhaemin Rd, Chiang Mai

Apartment: City Center Cozy & Affordable Apt. Address: Nimmanhaemin Rd, Chiang Mai, Thailand When I’m in Chiang Mai for an extended visit I like to live in the Nimmanhaemin Rd area. Ideally it’s best to find a monthly rental as there aren’t as many hotel options here compared to the old city. For this trip […]

Tioman Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Malaysia > Tioman Travel Guide Pulau Tioman (Tioman Island) lies off the southern east coast of Peninsula Malaysia. It’s a popular island for divers and has accommodation from backpacker guesthouses to luxury hotels. For non-divers there are stretches of sandy beaches, and the interior has forest walks. The east coast of Malaysia […]

Flight Review: Thai Airways – Bangkok (BKK) to Chiang Mai

Flight: Thai Airways TG 116 From: Bangkok (BKK) To: Chiang Mai (CNX) I flew with Thai Airways from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, which I found via Skyscanner. This is a popular flight route in Thailand so the prices are always competitive. This flight cost 1800 THB ($50 USD) which is a great deal for a […]