Posts Tagged "Thailand"

Bhawa Spa Day

Posted by on Nov 7, 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand | 0 comments

Bhawa Spa Day

Bhawa Spa Khun June, my new favorite barista served us perfect lattes early this morning. Her innocence showed as she giggled and hid her mouth when I asked her name. Fully caffeinated we walked to the market around the corner. Who says spicy fish, shrimp, rice, and vegetables aren’t for breakfast. Not me, not by a long shot. That bowl of granola and raisins is just not going to look the same anymore. A little further exploration of our neighborhood was in order this morning and we came across a small wet market selling fresh vegetables and fruit. I tried my first custard apple. Wow! Creamy...

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Sampeng Lane Bangkok

Posted by on Nov 7, 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand | 0 comments

Sampeng Lane Bangkok

 Sampeng Lane Who would have thought you could find 4000 different kinds of Mickey Mouse flip flops all unceremoniously tucked away under one roof. Well several roofs and various lanes that surround, cover ,shoot off of, run away from, and into Sampeng Lane in Chinatown. This, for me at least was like riding a roller coaster without the icky bottoming out of my stomach. The smells, the colors, the noise, the chatter, bargaining and buying of stuff that I didn’t even know existed on this great earth of ours, was unlike anything I had ever seen before. The slim lane is lined on both sides with...

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