Checking in: The Peninsula Bangkok

Looking for a nice 5-star hotel in Bangkok? Look no further! With hundreds and thousands of places, how would one go about choosing? Well, read my review on the Peninsula Bangkok. Maybe it’ll change your mind. The Peninsula Bangkok was everything I ever wanted and more! My search started on Tripadvisor as it usually also does. I’ll be honest, it was quite tempting to stay at the Lebua just for the oh-so-popular Sky Bar. But I’m glad I chose the Peninsula for many reasons. Pricing: The pricing was very reasonable considering other 5 star hotels in the area. We…

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Koh Phi Phi: The Quieter Side to a Backpacker’s Paradise

Koh Phi Phi (pronounced like Pee Pee) is a group of islands in the Andaman Sea. Phi Phi Leh and Phi Phi Don make up Koh Phi Phi. Phi Phi Don is the larger, welcomes more visitors and inhabited of the two. Phi Phi Leh is home to the famous Maya Bay, which was the set where The Beach was filmed. Phi Phi Don is only about 45 minutes by speed boat or 2 hours by ferry from Phuket and 1.5 hours by ferry from Krabi town. Here are some helpful references I used for ferry service from Phuket(Rassada pier) and Krabi(Krabi town, Ao Nang…

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