Monthly Archives: October 2009

Temples in Chiang Mai

Yesterday, we found our way to the oldest temple in town called Wat U-Mong. It is only about 15 minutes away from where we are staying, but due to our creative map reading, it took us 1 hour and 15 … Continue reading

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Enlightenment NOW!

It is my birthday today and yet I do not feel any wiser, older, younger or more enlightened. I see how time slips away so surreptitiously slow that I do not notice changes happening, and yet I see the days … Continue reading

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How to adjust to Thai culture without loosing your mind

October 22, 2009 Relinquishing Control Thailand has to be the most peaceful place I have ever been. The people never get angry, they don’t honk their horns and they always greet one another with a prostrating hello. Actually, everywhere we … Continue reading

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Adjusting To life in Chiang Mai

Getting adjusted to the city and the life here is quite a challenge. Just crossing the road is difficult. There are literally thousands of scooters everywhere flying down the roads. In addition, the cars are traveling on the other side … Continue reading

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Arriving in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Here we are in Chiang Mai.  The flight was only 34 hours.  Everything went off without a hitch.  Actually, we got the royal treatment being with Brutus.  We got an extra seat on 2 of the flights, we got ushered … Continue reading

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