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Koh Phangan’s Top Five Must-See Beaches
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Koh Phangan’s Top Five Must-See Beaches

Some of the best beaches in the world are located on the island of Koh Phangan, Thailand Thailand is known for its world-class beaches and travel options. The beautiful beaches of Koh Phangan are world renowned for a reason and here is a list of my top five must-see beaches on the gulf island. For all my blog entries in Thailand, check out the blog: Click Here For all the high-resolution photos from ...
Honeymoon in Style in Koh Phangan, Thailand
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Honeymoon in Style in Koh Phangan, Thailand

If you're looking for an unforgettable honeymoon or vacation with a partner, look no further than Koh Phangan, Thailand The islands of Thailand may no longer be secret getaways, however they are just as romantic and luxurious as ever! And even if you are looking to travel in style but want to save a bit of cash, Koh Phangan, Thailand, has all that you could ever dream of and more at a reasonable ...
Walking with Elephants in Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Walking with Elephants in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Asian Elephants are some of the most amazing, graceful and gigantic creatures on Planet Earth. On a misty morning and up in the high mountains of northern Thailand, I found a herd of formerly-abused Asian Elephants at the Elephant Jungle Sanctuary. The ensuing shenanigans made for possibly the most fun day of my two week-long northern Thailand/Laos trip. For all my blog entries in Thailand, check out ...
Charming Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand
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Charming Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand

Chiang Mai is one of the gems of Northern Thailand's dense jungle region The jungles of Northern Thailand are still a mysterious and wild place to visit, however a traveler can hang his hat in Chiang Mai while enjoying modern first-world comfort For all my blog entries in Thailand, check out the blog: Click Here For all the high-resolution photos from Chiang Mai, Thailand: Click Here Chiang ...
Bangkok Style: Sunday Drive in a Tuk Tuk
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Bangkok Style: Sunday Drive in a Tuk Tuk

When in Bangkok, one must Tuk Tuk Known as a rickshaw in the west, the tuk tuk is the east's primary form of transportation when facing the choking traffic of Thailand's capital of Bangkok. For more on the Wat Phra Kaew and the Grand Palace: Click Here For more on the Wat Arun and Temple of the Dawn: Click Here For all the high-resolution photos from Wat Phra Kaew: Click Here For all the ...
The Grand Palace at Wat Phra Kaew
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The Grand Palace at Wat Phra Kaew

The Grand Palace is a highlight of Wat Phra Kaew  Modern history meets ancient history at the Grand Palace of Wat Phra Kaew For more on the Wat Phra Kaew and Temple of the Emerald Buddha: Click Here For all the high-resolution photos from Wat Phra Kaew: Click Here Having previously written about the Wat Phra Kaew in beautiful downtown Bangkok, Thailand, here is quickie on the Grand Palace of ...
Wat Phra Kaew – Temple of the Emerald Buddha
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Wat Phra Kaew – Temple of the Emerald Buddha

Wat Phra Kaew stands out among all the hustle and bustle of Bangkok Thailand's crown jewel temple, the Wat Phra Kaew, features three massive pagodas in the Sri Lankan, Thai and Khmer styles. For more on the Wat Phra Kaew and Grand Palace: Click Here For all the high-resolution photos from Wat Phra Kaew: Click Here Simply put, the Wat Phra Kaew Pagoda is a mix of three things: the spiritual center ...
Wat Arun and Roll
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Wat Arun and Roll

Bangkok's history comes alive at Wat Arun The Wat Arun "Temple of Dawn" is a brilliant spot to take in some Thai Buddhism near downtown Bangkok. For all the high-resolution photos from Wat Arun: Click Here Caked in sunscreen on an atypically blistering day during Thailand's rainy season, it's easy to see why the locals are complaining of a heat wave... and why white boys from southwestern Ohio have ...
Bangkok Shop ‘Till you Drop
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Bangkok Shop ‘Till you Drop

Bangkok Shop UNTIL YOU DROP! Alt. Title - Leave the Mrs at Home! It's called Bangkok Shop 'Till you Drop because lets be honest - after parties and ladies (and ladyboys) Thailand's capital is a consumers' paradise. For some cool high-resolution photos from Bangkok: Click Here Everyone has heard the excuse "Sorry, my dog ate my homework." It's not funny or believable. The Burmese version of this ...
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IsraeliAbroad (formerly SidepieceDiplomat) was started as a passion project by amateur photographer Phillip Harbor as he travels from Tel Aviv, Israel, to Yangon, Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) and throughout the world. Named for the adventure, the photoblog seeks to give followers a unique insight into life from a nation that was until recently closed off from the rest of the world for more than half a century. This blog is half photo-half information-half experience-driven. Yes that’s more than a whole… and yes that makes about as much sense as anything else you can find on this half of the globe! Feel free to follow us on social media and right here on the blog as we explore the incredible wonders of Myanmar. Updates will come as regularly as possible and don’t forget to share with your friends!

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IsraeliAbroad was started as a passion project by photographer Phillip Harbor as he travels from Tel Aviv, Israel, to Yangon, Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) and throughout the world. Named for the adventure, the photoblog seeks to give followers a unique insight into life from a nation that was until recently closed off from the rest of the world for more than half a century. This blog is half photo-half information-half experience-driven. Yes that’s more than a whole… and yes that makes about as much sense as anything else you can find on this half of the globe! Feel free to follow us on social media and right here on the blog as we explore the incredible wonders of Myanmar. Updates will come as regularly as possible and don’t forget to share with your friends!