Living in Bangkok

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    A relaxing weekend break from Bangkok: Jomtien

    I love Bangkok but sometimes city life can get too much. Luckily enough for everyone who lives in BKK we are spoilt for choice when it comes to awesome places to visit. Time cannot always be on our side, so where’s the best place to......

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    Applying for a Benin visa in Bangkok

    I had to get my Benin visa in Bangkok urgently because my flight was leaving in 5 days for Lagos and the Nigerian embassy wouldn’t issue me with my visa before I had the Benin one (proof that I could leave and enter my next......

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    FOUR! Teeing off at the range in Bangkok

    When I’m not on the road I’m based in Bangkok and working from my laptop. As anyone who works from home knows, if you’re not careful you can soon find yourself in front of the screen all day long and before you know it the......

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    Getting a Nigerian Visa in Bangkok – Avoiding getting hustled

    As you may or may not know, Thailand is a place where I spend a lot of my time. Some of my best friends and is a place where I spent my first four years abroad (living and working in a refugee camp). BUT, because......

LIFESTYLE
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    Clean Condo Living

    I am a member of several expat groups on Facebook here in Bangkok, if you live here and you’re not part of them then sign up right away! The big two to join are Bangkok Expats and Desperately Seeking Bangkok. One of the questions I......

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    FOUR! Teeing off at the range in Bangkok

    When I’m not on the road I’m based in Bangkok and working from my laptop. As anyone who works from home knows, if you’re not careful you can soon find yourself in front of the screen all day long and before you know it the......

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    I’m 33 today – here’s what I’ve got planned!

    SO I am turning 33 today! For some weird reason it’s made me start to look at where I am in life, 33 sounds mature..no? Well, it’s been an amazing year that’s for sure. This time last year I was in Ghana with my mum,......

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    Take the hassle out of the weekly shop!

    A lot of expats when they move overseas to places such as Thailand seem to think that things don’t work as well as they do back home. Thi  can be true a lot of the time, but one place where this isn’t the case is when......

GIVING BACK
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    2017 MYANMAR GIVE BACK GIVEAWAY / 2017 MYANMAR

    2017 MYANMAR GIVE BACK GIVEAWAY / 2017 MYANMAR It’s that time again! The GiveBack GiveAway is back, this time in Myanmar. And our project is more meaningful than ever. The GBGA team, including our founders Johnny and Josh, will meet you guys in Yangon, Myanmar’s capital city.......

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    2017 NORTHERN THAILAND GIVE BACK GIVEAWAY / 2017 NORTHERN THAILAND

    Well we did it! Blood, sweat, tears and 16 amazing people from 13 different countries came together and we built a playground, a dormitory and refurbished a kindgarden for the gorgeous Burmese migrant kids who still are feeling the after-effects of the reduced funding and......

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    OUR 2016 GIVEBACK GIVEAWAY PROJECT – WHAT WE ACCOMPLISHED

    OUR 2016 GIVEBACK GIVEAWAY PROJECT – WHAT WE ACCOMPLISHED Our 2016 project was based in rural Cambodia, in a town called Battambang. Our local Cambodian partner, Kamnat had lived in the area all his life and struggled while he watched the cycle of poverty repeat......