Category Archives: Travel

Everything’s gonna be All-White

So you’re supposed to wear all white clothing during the vegetarian festival, like the good people in the picture above. Unfortunately the only white t-shirt in my cupboard looked like this… …which obviously might not be considered the most appropriate … Continue reading

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Crazy Piercings – They Ain’t Faking It

Just in case there were any doubting Thomas’s out there, allow this Carrot to assure you the Vegetarian Festival body mutilations are not fake. These aren’t a bunch of yo yo’s running around with plastic joke arrows through their heads (ala … Continue reading

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More Vegetarian Festival 2012 Madness!

Chasing three 10mg Diazepam pills with a few shots of Hong Thong whisky seemed like a fantastic way to get to sleep early — being able to wake up by 4am the next day, not so much. Unfortunately this meant … Continue reading

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Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2012

Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2012 What could be duller than a whole festival centred around people who prefer broccoli and potatoes to delicious pork chops and plump steaks? Well, probably not much, unless that festival is taking place in Thailand and … Continue reading

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6 Easy Ways to Tell Thai Spiderman from the Real Thing

You see some strange things in Thailand sometimes, but the weirdest I’ve come across lately would have to be the crazy Spiderman comic mural on the wall of a little watering hole in Pai called the Don’t Cry Bar. See … Continue reading

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Harness Pug Rides Again

Some say the best time to write is when you feel inspired and, to me, there’s nothing more inspiring than a woman riding a motorbike wearing a pug in a harness. Especially when the pug has it’s own little pug-sized … Continue reading

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Ladyboy and the Tramp

Without getting into it too much, you want to watch yourself around the ladyboys of Thailand… They can be an unruly bunch. And greedy. The one time I was a victim of crime in Thailand was the result of a … Continue reading

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