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, 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. Another blow to me, 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...