Ten ways to pass the day in Pai

There is a pocket in Northern Thailand where time falls between the cracks in the hills, which are inexplicable opening up. Luckily generous portions of¬†homegrown roselle tea and banana chips are served, with jam on the side, so there are worse places to trip¬†into a temporal oblivion. Though Pai is pretty clearly on the Thai…

First impressions of Koh Rong: Cambodia’s island paradise (maybe?)

You know that never-ending white sand beach with palm trees and brightly coloured local boats that you have seen 1000 times associated with South-East Asia? Well, if it wasn’t taken in Thailand (and it probably was) then it was most likely an image of Long Beach on Koh Rong, Cambodia. To be honest, I didn’t…