January 4, 2012
I think 2011 was the year where I did a lot of travelling. I never get tired of going to new places and experiencing their culture. Some of them were already blogged but a number is still in progress. So here it is, the travels I did in the year 2011.
February 2011: Clark Field, Pampanga, Philippines This was when we had a great time food tripping as well as watching the colorful hot air balloons! (photo credits: Alexis Naing)
April 2011: Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines … [ Continue reading 2011 Highlights: Travels ]
September 30, 2011
After a long day in Ancient Siam, we watched the best cultural show in Thailand: Siam Niramit. We only got the Show tickets without the buffet since we don’t want to stuff ourselves again. We bought it thru Nim for just Bht 1100 and that includes the transfers. This is cheaper compared to the published rates displayed infront of the entrance gate.
Siam Niramit Published Rates
Siam Niramit Tourist Info
Inside Siam Niramit grounds, you’ll also see Elephants that you can … [ Continue reading 2011 September Travel: Bangkok Day 2 – Siam Niramit ]
September 30, 2011
On our second day, we are set for an adventure in Bangkok. It’s our cultural field trip! It’s the day we will learn and explore the culture of the Kingdom.
To start, we went to the Ancient City. Actually, it’s not in Bangkok, the place is located outside of Bangkok, Samut Prakan province.
How to get to Ancient City
Note: This depends on your location in Bangkok.
We walked from our hotel going to the nearest BTS station, Ratchathewi. The station is similar to MRT less the number of passengers (but during rush hour, the train can be jam packed … [ Continue reading 2011 September Travel: Bangkok Day 2 – Ancient Siam ]
September 29, 2011
We arrived in Bangkok Airport at 11pm. We exited at Gate A and our hotel service was in Gate C! It was a huge airport but big signs are all over the place so you won’t get lost.
After an hour and so, we arrived in Four Seasons Plaza. At first we were hesitant to go down since the look of the place is not the one we were expecting. In the website, you’ll see a sign that says “Four Seasons International House”. However, that night what we … [ Continue reading 2011 September Travel: Bangkok Day 1 – City Tour and River Cruise ]
September 27, 2011
True to my goal this year, I wanted to visit Bangkok! Luckily, my friend Reg booked a low fare flight in Cebu Pacific that made our trip possible. Again, as usual our trip was a DIY plan so we were able to experience the joy and difficulty of commuting in Bangkok.
Bangkok Itinerary 4D/3N
September 18: Evening flight to Bangkok
September 19: Half day City Tour (free), Gem/Jewelry Shop, Grand Palace and … [ Continue reading 2011 September Travel: Bangkok, Thailand ]