Tag: adventure

MOKEN STYLE: SEA GYPSY WAY OF LIFE | วิถีชีวิตชาวมอแกน

MOKEN STYLE: SEA GYPSY WAY OF LIFE | วิถีชีวิตชาวมอแกน

Despite the fact that there have been more and more tourists visiting the island, the Mokens are truly island childs still.  In this blog I have put together a few footage and images of them doing their “Moken things”: building huts, fishing, picking up wild […]

BONDING WITH THE MOKEN SEA GYPSIES | มาเล่นมาชิวกับชาวมอแกนกันดีกว่า!

BONDING WITH THE MOKEN SEA GYPSIES | มาเล่นมาชิวกับชาวมอแกนกันดีกว่า!

After a few days of adjusting-ourselves-to-primitive-island-life, it was time to properly bond with the lovely Moken Sea Gypsies.  We came up with games, taught them to sing, and simply hang out with them, trying to learn as much as possible about them and their way […]

FIRST GLANCE OF NORTH & SOUTH SURIN ISLANDS | THAILAND

FIRST GLANCE OF NORTH & SOUTH SURIN ISLANDS | THAILAND

The sound of the calm ocean woke me up as a warm, gentle breeze with a hint of salt hit the tip of my nose.  With my eyes still closed, I was reminded that I had just spent my first night on an island. (more…)

ARRIVING AT THE MOKEN VILLAGE, SURIN ISLAND | THAILAND

ARRIVING AT THE MOKEN VILLAGE, SURIN ISLAND | THAILAND

Last year I had a spontaneous trip to the Surin Island National Park in the South of Thailand, and this trip has and will surely remain my Top 10 favourite trips of all time. Accompanied by my childhood friend and her freediving instructor, I hopped […]

LA CHAMPAGNY WAS A CHALLENGE

LA CHAMPAGNY WAS A CHALLENGE

To ski, or not to ski.  That is the question. I got an invitation from good family friends to join them on their ski trip in France back in April 2014. I am a boarder.  Snowboarding is hands down my most favourite sport.  Back in […]

THE WORLD AT YOUR FEET

THE WORLD AT YOUR FEET

Certain things are difficult to explain in words.  The sensation you get when you are diving through fresh powder, racing down a steep mountain is one of them.

Skiing/Snowboarding is a sport to many people.  To some, it is so much more.  There is something about being up there in the mountains.  You can take the ski lift up to the same peak every morning and you will still be in awe seeing what surrounds you. (more…)

SNORKELING IN ICELAND | ดำน้ำหน้าหนาวระหว่างแผ่นเปลือกทวีปโลกที่ไอซ์แลนด์

SNORKELING IN ICELAND | ดำน้ำหน้าหนาวระหว่างแผ่นเปลือกทวีปโลกที่ไอซ์แลนด์

What is the most out-of-this-world experience you have ever had? ประสบการณ์ที่ฟินที่สุดในชีวิตของคุณ คืออะไร? Were you expecting it to be so unforgettable? How did you feel afterwards? My last day in Iceland couldn’t have been any better.  If you are planning to visit Iceland, I strongly suggest you prioritise […]

GLACIAR HIKING ON THE “SÓLHEIMAJÖKULL”

GLACIAR HIKING ON THE “SÓLHEIMAJÖKULL”

WELCOME TO LAND OF ICE! Glacier hiking is another activity one must do when visiting Iceland and I did mine on the “Sólheimajökull” glacier tongue, which is an outlet from Iceland’s 4th largest glacier, the”Mýrdalsjökull” (I later made the right guess that the Icelandic word […]