Thailand Toasties: Eating Cheap at 7-11 Thailand

Thailand 7-11 toasties guide

Thailand Toasties: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly. If you’re like me when you reminisce about your travels through Thailand, the source of your longing does not begin with the beaches, the endless jeweled temples or elephant treks. It’s not the night markets, or the cheap massages that have you desperate for Thailand’s borders to […]

Things to Do in Koh Samui, Home of the Whitest Sands in Thailand

Things to Do in Koh Samui, Home of the Whitest Sands in Thailand

Activities in Paradise: Things to Do in Koh Samui Koh Samui is a jewel in the Andaman Sea’s crown. It’s full of beautiful beaches, amazing resorts and endless fun. So, what are some of the things to do in Koh Samui when you visit? The beaches are beautiful, sure. Your hostel or hotel is going […]

What To Look For In An Inflatable Paddle Board

buying a paddle board

What to Look for in an Inflatable Paddle Board If you are thinking about buying an inflatable paddle board it can be easy to get lost in all the different sizes, colors, and brands. The market is flooded and this can over-complicate your decision-making process. However, do not fret as you have come to the […]

Fun Beach Activities That You Might Want to Try

The Quieter Side of Life: Karon Beach, Phuket

Besides swimming, there are loads of fun activities you can indulge in on a beach. These are especially more enjoyable in the warmer months when everyone is excited and mellow about outdoor activities. With this in mind, let us explore some of these fun-filled beach activities you might want to try. 1. Water Bucket Relay […]

Great Tips That Every Kayaking Enthusiast Must Know

kayaking in Krabi, Thailand

Nothing beats the experience of being in your small watercraft, paddling against the waves, and cruising a significant distance in minutes. If you’re a water enthusiast, kayaking is by far among the best sports you can engage in alone, with friends, or with family. It comes with tremendous benefits to your health, from improving fitness […]

Looking for a Place to Stay in Thailand? Here’s How

Bodega Bangkok Party Hostel

Thailand has always been one of the most visited and highly rated tourist destinations in South East Asia, and there are many good reasons for this. From exotic beaches with all-night Full Moon Parties to sprawling metropolitan cities with bustling nightlife to wonderful cuisine and culture, Thailand has it all. Local Thai people are so […]

Full Moon Party 2020 Cancelled By Coronavirus Until Further Notice

Full Moon Party 2020 cancelled

Coronavirus Cancels Thailand’s Full Moon Party 2020 As the effects of coronavirus spread worldwide, Thailand has taken the almost unprecedented step of cancelling the full moon party on Koh Phangan until further notice. The March 8th event will not go ahead despite numerous tourists already having arrived on the island ready to party, and future […]

How to Shotgun a Beer: An Essential Read for Backpackers Everywhere

how to shotgun a beer

Want to learn how to shotgun a beer like a champ? Prepare yourself, you’re about to learn about one of the most legendary Bodega traditions. Spend any time with us at Bodega and you’ll quickly see or, better yet, take part in a shotgun. It’ll usually come as a reward, punishment or as a break […]

Life After Death: The Mummified Monk of Koh Samui

Buddhist temple in Koh Samui

The Mummified Monk of Koh Samui: Spooky or Inspirational? Shortly before his death in 1973, Monk Luong Pordaeng is said to have told his followers that if his body were to decompose, it should be cremated. If not, his body should serve as a reminder of Buddha’s teachings. Forty years later his mummified remains continue […]