Interesting places

Tuk-tuk bar

Tuk-tuk bar

Seen in Chiang Mai, a tuk-tuk has been modified to function as a bar.

Chiang Mai touristic musts part II

Chiang Mai touristic musts part II

Chiang Mai zoo Expect to pay twice and the double of what Thai people pay before you get to see the Giant Panda’s, but still, seeing a Panda for the first time, made my day. And hey, they have a 7/11 as well Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep You have to walk around the central gold [...]

Chiang Mai touristic musts part I

Chiang Mai touristic musts part I

Coming to Chiang Mai, the’re some touristic obligatitions which you need to see, before mentioning to other tourists you’ve been there.Below is an example of four of them. Elephants painting and playing football The Long neck ladies of Baan Thong Luang Snake charmers Tiger petting Please note: I’m not mentioning human zoo’s, cultural exploitation, drugged [...]

Salò or 120 minutes of shopping

Salò or 120 minutes of shopping

Salò in 120° The city of Salò is situated North-East of lake Garda. Today I visited Salò for an hour or two.Salò and surroundings formed an independent fascist republic during the end of the second world war, called the Republic of Salò. It was the last stronghold of Mussolini and his fascist government, the South being liberated by the Allied [...]

The only 5 star hotel in Laos

The only 5 star hotel in Laos

Savannakhet can boast having a luxury casino and the only 5 star hotel in Laos called Savan Vegas with room charges between 4800 and 50,000 Baht (117-1,217 Euro or 148-1,546 USD).The average salary of Latioans is about 47 Euro or 60 USD/month, so besides the staff, don’t expect to see many locals around  here.