Book Review: The Language of Love – Thai Love Talk

The book takes a tour around over 900 words and phrases from the world of love and romance within Thai culture. Continue reading Book Review: The Language of Love – Thai Love Talk

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The Language Of Love From Thailand

Dogs barking at airplanes, a social fox, a sweet mouth, many hearts and the navel express. What’s that all about?

These are just a mere snippet of over 900 words and phrases covered in the brilliant book by Kaewmala called ” Thai Love Talk – In Search of Love and Romance.” Continue reading The Language Of Love From Thailand

Thai/ Western Cross Cultural Relationships: Keeping A Loose Itinerary for Thailand

Ben had a loose itinerary for the trip back to Thailand, but not a rigid one, he had learnt from past mistakes down the years about down to the minute itineraries, especially in Thailand. It gets to the point that you might as well have stayed at home if you are going to be governed by the clock whilst away Continue reading Thai/ Western Cross Cultural Relationships: Keeping A Loose Itinerary for Thailand

Traveling Light and Tiptoeing Through Cross-Cultural Relationships

You would think that a long marriage or lengthy relationship between a Thai and a westerner would mean that cross cultural differences just didn’t exist anymore or at least were minimal. Well, this is certainly not the case with regards to Kevin and Waan who have been married for the best part of 27 years and living in England the majority of that time. Continue reading Traveling Light and Tiptoeing Through Cross-Cultural Relationships

Thai Love Story: How Can I Love A Soldier

Nawin was also very popular at school as he was an extremely handsome man and a bit of a naughty boy as well. He had lots of girlfriends and the Thai calls this (cao shuu maak – เจ้าชู้มาก). Not only was it a massive surprise to me that he chose to flirt with me, but it was also a big surprise to most of the other girls at my school. The relationship was cemented when he stopped seeing other girls and became serious with me. On that note the whole school knew we were now boyfriend and girlfriend and I could not believe it. Continue reading Thai Love Story: How Can I Love A Soldier

Tips For Adjusting To Life In Thailand

living in Thailand or spending longer periods of time in Thailand becomes a goal to many a man or woman after time spent in the land of smiles. For those that go on to achieve the goal in one way or another I wanted to know a bit more about the living in Thailand package. Today I continue the interview with Valerie Wond an English teacher from London, England, that lives in Thailand. In this part Valerie gives tips on life adjustment, saving money, the cost of living and cross-cultural relationships in Thailand. Continue reading Tips For Adjusting To Life In Thailand

How Did You Come To Live In Thailand?

Many foreigners have chosen and are still choosing Thailand to be their permanent homes. Something happens to many people the day they set foot in the land of smiles and the place seems to take some shifting from the system. If it can be shifted at all. Some people wander back and forth whenever they can and some just remain lock, stock and barrel. So, how did you come to live in Thailand. Continue reading How Did You Come To Live In Thailand?

Mini Breaks: Spending More Time In Thailand

I am sure you all know Keown Wangwan from the excellent work she has already contributed to this blog.This time Keown has come to talk about her mini breaks back in Thailand and how she intends on spending longer periods of time back in Thailand on a yearly basis.The post is actually based on lifestyle design and the art of designing life the way you want to live it. Continue reading Mini Breaks: Spending More Time In Thailand