Top Things to do in Kanchanaburi

As I’m preparing to travel for the last quarter of the year, I’m reminiscing about my time in Thailand. There are still things I haven’t shared so be prepared to read about them. After exploring the Temples in Bangkok, we spent two nights in Kanchanaburi. Our tour guide kept emphasizing staying in the jungle, but it was one of the most peaceful moments on our entire trip. If you plan...

Ziplining with Flight of the Gibbon

Zipline with Flight of the Gibbon

I can’t believe it’s been 8 months since my girls trip to Thailand and we’re preparing to head to Morocco in a few weeks. Outside of surviving a super long flight, one of the most memorable moments was zip lining for the first time. We wanted to end the trip with a bang so we researched companies that had ziplining around the areas we stayed. Read more about my zipline experience...

Natural Thai Takeover: How We Spent 8 Days in Thailand

Natural Thai Takeover How We Spent 8 Days in Thailand

It’s been a little less than 10 days since returning and I’m still excited about my girl’s trip to Thailand. In the little time that we spent in the country, we tried our best to do something every day. If you haven’t had a chance to check highlights from my Instagram, here’s how we spent eight days in Thailand for the Natural Thai Takeover. Day 1 & 2- Exploring Bangkok After...

5 Tips For Visiting Temples in Thailand 

5 Tips For Visiting Temples in Thailand 

On my recent trip to Thailand, our tour with Gate 1 included trips to several temples (or wats) including Wat Pho, (Temple of the Reclining Buddha), Chai Wattanaram Temple, Royal Summer Palace and Wat Mahathat (Temple of the Great Relic). Much like Mosques, Synagogues, and Churches, there are do’s and don’t’s associated with one’s appearance and behavior. If you plan on visiting some of the temples in Thailand, here are 5...

5 Things I Can’t Wait to Do in Thailand

5 Things I Can't Wait to Do in Thailand

I’m finally going to Thailand! As mentioned, one of my high school friends is celebrating her 30th birthday and five of us are joining her to celebrate. We booked a group tour with Gate 1 Travel’s 9 Day Central Thailand with River Kwai package. The package includes: 7 nights accommodations 4 nights Bangkok 2 nights Kanchanaburi 1 night Ayutthaya Hotel taxes, fees & service charges  Hotel porterage All transfers 10 meals: 7 breakfasts,...