Ask Chris: A reader asks for advice on planning a Thailand honeymoon, including info on things to do in Bangkok, luxury hotels in Bangkok and other places to visit in the country.
Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand

Got a travel question? I answer it in this ongoing “travel expert” series. Question: I absolutely love your blog! I noticed you spent your honeymoon in Thailand. My fiancee and I are looking to plan our honeymoon to Thailand in April (it will be a 2-3 week trip). I was wondering if you had any […]


The subject of this week’s Photo Friday is Erawan Shrine in downtown Bangkok, draped in yellow marigolds.
Erawan Shrine, Bangkok

  The theme for this week’s Photo Friday (#FriFotos on Twitter) is YELLOW.  Yellow garlands of marigolds are  among the offerings left at the Erawan Shrine in downtown Bangkok. Although 95 percent of the Thai population are Buddhist, the Erawan Shrine is Hindi and the main statue at the shrine is Phra Phrom, the Thai representation […]


Photo Friday: Thai Hill Farmer

by Chris on April 29, 2011

Our Photo Friday this week is from our honeymoon in Asia.
Honeymoon Destinations in Asia

In honor of the Royal Wedding, this week’s #FriFotos theme is Weddings & Honeymoons. So I’m contributing this shot that Don took from our 3-week honeymoon in Southeast Asia. We chose Thailand and Cambodia as our destination because neither of us had ever been to that area of the world before. This particular photo was […]


Thailand Trip Report

by Chris on October 6, 2009

Trip report on honeymoon to Thailand, including stops in Bangkok, Chiang Dao and Phuket.
Thai soldiers, the Grand Palace

My husband and I went to southeast Asia on our three-week honeymoon back in October 2007, so the report is a bit older – and longer – than others. Our trip took us to Bangkok, Chiang Dao in the north and Phuket in the south. To read the report, click here.