Sail with a smiley face landing on the beach after flying in the sky

Year with Thailand and my second chance with this country

When I first travelled to Thailand in 2017, I did everything wrong. I came unprepared, naive and a bit arrogant too, and so quite unsurprisingly I got scammed at every turn. To make matters worse, as if my bruised ego weren't enough, I sunbathed on a beach in Koh Samui which became a crime scene as a dead body was discovered buried under the sand while I was there, an unsuspecting scammed and...

10 Days in Land of Smiles

Often dubbed land of smiles, Thailand is supposed to be a paradise for tourists. I was therefore eager to see for myself. I have been to Thailand on two occasions. First time was at Christmas 2016. As a freshman at the University of Southeast Asia Travel, completely inexperienced and unaware, I didn't know where to go and Thailand seemed as the best choice for a week away from a way too busy...