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Arty weekend around Austin.

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As it’s been many months and I have a new (temporary) home and new (permanent?) camera, here are a few images from my weekend. I am taking in as much of Austin and the surrounding areas before I mosey back to my hometown in Florida. I still have more images to share from my time abroad […]

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My reason to wake up on Friday mornings

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I am typically a night owl so to wake up at a reasonable hour most mornings causes a lot of grumbling and typically an obligation to fulfill (like Thai Language Classes). Fridays are the exception because we’ve created a fantastic routine that revolves around yummy food (priorities!). It begins at the Kad Chin Haw, a […]

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Shopping extravaganza at Chatuchak Market

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The Chatuchak Weekend Market, or “JJ” as the locals call it, was a definite must to take my mother. It boosts 15,000 stalls, has competitive prices, and is a bit awe-inspiring. Each time James and I would go (for the past year), we’d joke that my mom would love it and that it would probably blow […]

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Or Tor Kor Market – a place of noms

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Being unimaginative, I started my mom’s Thai adventure just as my friend started ours, at Or Tor Kor Market. This well-known market, near Chatuchak Park is known to have the best selections of produce, seafood and meat. It has a diversity of food stalls and is very clean with huge ceilings (and slightly higher prices). […]

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Day at a stable Floating Market

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A friend and I checked out the Ladmayom Floating Market (or Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market ตลาดนําา้ คลองลัดมะยม) on a nice overcast Sunday. While labeled as a Floating Market, there were only a few boats in the water serving food or selling produce. Still, it was an awesome place to visit, offering a nice break […]

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