"What it means when they say..."
To the Romans, the Gulf of Thailand was the eastern edge of the world. What lay beyond was entirely unknown - maybe an endless vastness of ocean, or possibly lands filled with monsters and treasure, unreachable with their current naval technology.
The year 2018 is the “year of the dog” according to the Chinese 12-year animal zodiac cycle. People born in the year of the dog are believed to be loyal, honest, and will sacrifice their interests for the ones they love.
After the new world was discovered, European political configurations were reeling from the effects of all the gold and silver coming in from the Spanish Main. The English had to scramble for some balancing solution to counter the vast wealth flooding into the mainland rivals.
This bridge is known in the Northern dialect as “Kua Lek” which means “Iron Bridge”.
The Buddhist Lent is a three-month period when Thai monks are confined to their monastery.
The Wua Lai Saturday Walking Street is right outside of Eastern Serenity’s door, literally a few strides from where we are.
Eastern Serenity is situated in the perfect place for the zombie apocalypse. Located in Chiang Mai, Thailand, we are protected by ancient walls and a wide moat.
Wat U-Mong is among one of the wonders of Chiang Mai. It is a temple just located west of the city near the foot of Doi Suthep. But what makes this monastery so special?
Chiang Mai has its own public transport known as the Songthaew which literally means “two rows”, a modified pickup truck with a rooftop fitted to its cargo area and two rows of narrow seats within.
Thailand holds a lantern festival on November the 3rd of this year. Just days after Halloween, Thailand will be celebrating special day called Loy Krathong.