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Touring Thailand: Out of the City (Part 3 of 3)

Kanchanaburi, Thailand One of the goals for our Thailand tour was to get out of the city of Bangkok. Though it was a unique and interesting city with its own culture and experiences, we really wanted to see more of Thailand than just the pavement and skyscrapers. So, we scheduled a full-day tour for our… Continue reading Touring Thailand: Out of the City (Part 3 of 3)

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Touring Thailand: Being Pampered (Part 2 of 3)

Not Much $$$ In the area around our hotel (the beautiful one in the picture to the right) there were lots of massage establishments, presumably because the area is quite touristy. I’m not someone who spends exorbitant amounts of money on pampering myself, so I’ve never gotten a massage in the U.S. However, in East… Continue reading Touring Thailand: Being Pampered (Part 2 of 3)

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Touring Thailand: Delicious Tastes (Part 1 of 3)

EARCOS & Why I Was in Thailand As a teacher at an international school in Taiwan, I have the opportunity to attend the EARCOS Teachers’ Conference (EARCOS = East Asia Regional Council of Schools) which takes place in a different East Asian country each year. At Morrison, teachers must apply and be approved to attend… Continue reading Touring Thailand: Delicious Tastes (Part 1 of 3)