Trekking, elephants and cooking
16.03.2012 - 24.03.2012
This is going to be a photo-blog-post as I just got back from a week of something I can't wait to write about, so i'll let the photos talk on all things Bangkok, Chiang Mai, trekking in some hills, riding elephants and bamboo rafts and learning how to cook Thai style
Floating markets at Ayutthaya
Catching Thai life ... elephant, biker, Buddhist
Getting to know the Bangkok night life...
Amazing meal on sleeper train heading north to Chiang Mai (puts UK public transport meals to shame)
Sleeper train blue land of nod
Trekking group - English, Dutch, Kiwi, Australian, Danish, South African ... all hitting the hills.
Steps up to Wat Phra Thart Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai
Baby Buddhist meditating
Many bazaar things at the night markets, Chiang Mai
Trekking in the hills
Hill tribe kitchen
Sunrise in the hills - warming up the rice fields
This elephant didn't want to take us for a ride, just kick back instead...
Learning to cook - 'Chilli is sexy' was the favourite saying
Thai green curryyyyyyyy!
Heading back south
Next blog ... one week staying at a Buddhist temple ... it might be a long one...