Posts Tagged ‘Thailand

27
Apr
17

Bangkok Diaries: Wat Pho, Silom, and More!

We didn’t have to go far from The Grand Palace to get to our next destination, Wat Pho or the Temple of the Reclining Buddha.  It is just behind the complex and it is a must-see Bangkok attraction.

Scale model of Wat Pho

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24
Apr
17

Bangkok Diaries: The Grand Palace

We were up early on our first full day in Bangkok to explore what the city has to offer.  Our itinerary included the top tourist spots but without any prior knowledge on the transport system and still having no local SIM for data, we have to navigate ourselves using our offline tools.  And here’s the start of our adventure!

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Good morning, Bangkok!
We were greeted by this view from our room on our first morning in the city

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06
Apr
17

Bangkok Diaries: Arrival and Tips

Our flight from Manila was delayed but thankfully we didn’t experience any further inconveniences while we’re up in the air (except for some turbulences).  We were travelling westward towards where the sun was heading, giving us extra sunlight hours despite our later than expected departure.

View from above continental Southeast Asia

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03
Apr
17

Bangkok Diaries: The Beginning

Have you ever been indifferent towards something but then completely become enthusiastic soon after you tried it?  That’s exactly what happened to me on my first ever visit to Thailand, and this is the story of how I fell in love with Bangkok.

The adventure started here

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25
Oct
13

Filipina Defends Her Title in the adidas King of the Road Finals

Petaling Jaya, 20th October 2013 – Filipina runner Mary Grace Delos Santos was recently crowned Queen of the Road in the final leg of the adidas King of the Road (KOTR) South East Asia, clocking in 1 hour and 3 minutes for the 16.8K distance.

At the adidas KOTR SEA Championship in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

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14
Aug
12

Medal Tally: The Games of the XXX Olympiad

London 2012 or the 2012 Summer Olympic Games had just concluded, with the United States of America taking back their dominance over China for the top spot on the medal rankings.  Host country Great Britain took the third spot outranking the Russian Federation and Republic of Korea for the top five.  Here are the list of all countries that took home an Olympic medal.

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09
Mar
11

T-Rio (Day 03): The Establishment of a New King (of the Road)

Third day: Thursday, March 03, 2011.  Finally, after three days, the “trilogy” of media launches is about to conclude.  On this third day we were brought at The Establishment in the Fort Entertainment Complex for a lunch launch of one of the biggest races of the year, the adidas King of the Road.

Third day with fellow runners / bloggers (again courtesy Marvin Opulencia / zmarvin.multiply.com)

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