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Thai Breakfast – Enjoy the Khai Gra Ta or ‘Vietnamese Thai Breakfast’

Five places to try the popular Thai Breakfast Khai gra ta literally translates as pan fried eggs yet on menus you usually see it translated as Vietnamese Breakfast. The latter translation refers to certain ingredients that Thais have adopted from Vietnam to use in this Thai Breakfast. Khai gra ta is typically served in a …

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Thai Language and Culture Certificate at Chiang Mai University

Information on One-Year Education Visas Application Process (Level 1 Thai Language) I consider travel to be the greatest form of education. Having lived in Thailand for 6 months, I applied to study Thai language on an Education Visa at Chiang Mai University starting in May 2019. In January 2019. I collected documentation from the University …

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Paypal Vs Wise – Which offers greater value for money?

A comparison of global fintech services PayPal and Wise – the cross-currency issue The fees associated with converting money between currencies are always a dilemma. Many services use their own exchange rate which are not aligned with the mid market exchange rate. Further, many lack clarity in relation to the fees you are charged for …

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Thailand Travel – Golden Triangle, Chiang Rai and Phayao

Foreword, June 2020 Another period of Thailand travel resumed from our apartment with a hire car being delivered. We drove north to Chiang Rai Province, bound for the small community of Sop Ruak and the Golden Triangle. The Golden Triangle is where Thailand borders Laos and Myanmar, nearby the town of Chiang Saen. After staying …