This is my Bangkok/Sydney friend, Ash: And this is our Bangkok friend, Brad: And this is Ash, Brad and me doing what we do most often: Drinking. As expats. In Bangkok.
On Saturday morning I woke up, ate some bacon, and decided to ride 100km. I wanted to challenge myself. So over breakfast, I watched a youtube video on how to change an inner tube, mapped out a route, and headed into the hills of Northern Thailand 🙂 Not being an experienced cyclist it turned out to … More Cycling 100km in Northern Thailand – alone
Since moving to Bangkok a few years ago, there have been many cultural surprises. Some I love… some… not so much. 1. You can drink your milk with a straw. No obligation, but the option’s there. When you buy milk at the 7/11 or supermarket, the cashier always gives you two straws. One … More 14 things that now seem normal about expat-life in Bangkok
Continued from Pattaya Triathlon Part 1 Race Day! So exciting! Race day! 4am. My friend Nicola and I exited our hotel and went into the street to hail a taxi. No taxis. Never mind. A drunk Thai man appeared on a scooter and ushered us to get on behind him. With few options, we went against … More Pattaya International Triathlon Part 2 – Race Day
This week, I competed in the Pattaya International Sprint Triathlon, finishing fourth in my category. As usually happens when you step outside of your comfort zone… you learn something new about yourself. I learnt, that I really, REALLY don’t like finishing fourth!!!!! 🙂
Have you ever had a dream in which you turned up to something completely unprepared? For example, you dream you arrive at your office without pants on… and have to meet your client in your undies?! Or you dream you have a big presentation on Wednesday… but you arrive on Tuesday, and the boss is ready for your presentation… … More Tri-Dash Bangkok – Olympic distance bike & run
7 weeks ago, I decided to do a triathlon. I was bored with the daily grind and needed a change. I wanted to set a goal and see what would happen. So I registered for the Hua Hin International Sprint Triathlon and competed last Sunday. It was all a bit of an experiment really. As … More Hua Hin International Triathlon 2015