Chiang Mai, I would love to tell you everything about this city but we didn’t see or experience much of this place. We only used Chiang Mai as a connection between Bangkok and Pai and departed from here to Laos. But a lot of people we met loved this place so definitely give it a … Continue reading Chiang Mai: Elephants & vegan food
At some, mostly local-style, vegan restaurants you will see (small) yellow with red flags. It shows that their food is strictly vegetarian (nowadays called vegan). There are Chinese-written flags but these also say ‘good veggie, good life’ in English so those are easy to spot. The Thai flags have the Thai and Chinese “tjay/jey” on it … Continue reading Yellow vegan flags
The humongous and culturally rich Bangkok has quite some places to eat vegan food. I unfortunately haven’t been to many during our time in the city because there is so many amazing street food to choose from. But do take a look at the HappyCow page of Bangkok. Here are the places I’ve been to … Continue reading Vegan food: Bangkok
Most travelers arrive in Bangkok when their adventure begins. This modern travel hub has quite some cheap flights landing there. And with Thailand being among the very forgiving countries to backpack in, it’s a perfect place to start from. Here I will share my experiences of this huge, energetic, fun and still ungraspable capital city. … Continue reading Amazing but ungraspable Bangkok
In this post I will list some general basics and some vegan specific tips for traveling in Thailand. Ordering (vegan) like a Thai Speaking just a small amount of Thai could help you out a lot and vendors will mostly be more willing to help you when you try to speak their language. So train … Continue reading Thailand vegan basics
Departing from chilly Amsterdam we flew with China Airlines for around 13 hour towards the hot Bangkok. Flying (or looking outside to the wonderful cloud formations) is one of my favorite things in life (not including all the emissions though). Can’t wait on the day we humans are able to fly by ourselves! When I … Continue reading Vegan dinner above the clouds – plane food
Hi there! Welcome to this blog, I hope I can help you enrich and lighten up your trip with my experiences so far. This blog starts at the beginning of my biggest (and only second) backpack-trip ever. I will travel as only a first year vegan and together with my omnivorous girlfriend; so this trip … Continue reading Introduction – Let’s start!