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Thailand, Chiang Mai and Days 3 and 4

I love this photo both because of the solemnity of the pose as well as the tactile nature of the piece from all of the gold leaf that Buddhists have rubbed onto the icon. 1,024 more words


Elephant Kisses - Cliché or Okay? • Week 22

There I am kissing an elephant like any silly tourist… I don’t actually want to admit this, but I feel terribly cliché for having a picture of myself kissing an elephant. 1,555 more words


Pad Thai 

Another backpackers survival kit when traveling in Thailand, it’s always cheap and a pretty safe bet. Every street vender has their own variation making each time a slightly different experience. 402 more words


Cats Around the World!

Whenever I travel, I always come back with so many animal pictures! It’s something that is stronger than me-I just can’t stop myself from snapping away at cuddly kittens and puppy dogs. 128 more words


Top Things To... Do In Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai, whilst 2 hours away on a local bus, from Chiang Saen was only 37 Baht each way, so it’s a cheap place to visit, even for a day trip. 645 more words


Trip times!

I’ve been away on loads of trips the past couple of months and despite being the biggest thing I do I don’t really share them – so here are some photos of trip times! 235 more words



It’s Monday and time to address the elephant in the room. And yes, that was lame. And yes, I am also jumping on a band wagon here after a recent incident that was in the news, but after all this blog is called The Midnight Blue Elephant, so I won’t apologize for either. 727 more words