We’d heard a lot of great things about Chiang Mai on our travels thus far. This mountainous hub of Northern Thailand is the country’s cultural capital, and also a popular place for expats and so-called digital nomads to settle down. So after all the chaos of Bangkok, not only were we looking forward to a [...]
Arriving in Bangkok from the Balinese jungle was like being airdropped into a sweaty, congested maze of concrete and motor exhaust. After our first attempt at being true backpackers and staying in a hostel, we relocated to the trendy expat neighborhood of Thonglor and started to truly appreciate the unique beauty and energy Bangkok has to offer.