Thai Chinese New Year Celebrating

My plan to leave my hometown seems to postpone. I’ve been here for 2 weeks now even I feel strange being a guest of my parents for this long. Anyway, being home during some festivals is nice, because it brings family to be together, have fun and update about things in living.

Yesterday was Chinese New Year and I got invited to my aunt’s house. She married a kind Thai Chinese man who’s become an uncle I really love.

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A dollar = Two Cups of Coffee in Thailand!?


I was walking at local market and saw a daddy’s son helps dad making coffee. Lovely scene:)

I am a coffee lover and I have several favorite coffee shops in Bangkok. But I am in Southern Thailand, I rarely get a cup of good coffee especially in country side or non-tourism area. However, the price of coffee is cheap here. The price is various from 15 – 25 Baht. But I am talking about movable coffee shop ( built in modified 3 wheels motorbike for example)

The coffee taste is not bad at all. They use Thai Arabica coffee powder and make it Thai way. You won’t expected 20 Baht a cup of coffee made from coffee machine, right? because they will always use cheap coffee powder. But believe me, when you’re so craving for coffee, any of them taste so good!

Time to leave this paradise ( at least for a while)

I didn’t plan to be here or anywhere else. When I decided to have vacation, I wantedt to run away from where I used to be. Run away from same routines same people. So I just opened the door and came out. I don’t have many reason why koh phangan is my destination. And I’ve a lot of experiences for 5 weeks that I’ve been here.

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