Tieland to Thailand

  • Overcoming Culture Shock in Thailand
    I remember when I started shopping at our local Thai market. Chris and I were settling into our new townhouse in Chiang Mai and adjusting to life abroad. The conventional nine to five was far behind us and we were still excited and intrigued by everything. I was trying to buy a few items for […] The post Overcoming Culture ... read more
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  • Thailand Packing List: Expats and Slow Travelers
    There are tons of packing lists available for the world traveler, but what do you include in your Thailand packing list if you have big plans to move there? Here’s a guide to packing not only the essentials, but things that are particularly helpful as you settle into your new home. You’ll be happy to learn […] The post Thailand Packing ... read more
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  • Five Adventurous Things to Do in Krabi, Thailand
    Krabi, Thailand has some absolutely amazing islands and beaches that will satisfy those looking for beautiful tropical scenery and a place to relax and get some sun. But what if you are more of an adventure traveler like we are? Although we had to peel ourselves away from the beautiful sands and exchange bathing suits […] The post Five Adventurous ... read more
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  • Som Tum Thai: Green Papaya Salad
    The abundance of fresh ingredients is ever-present in Thai cuisine. A popular Thai dish that showcases fresh vegetables is som tum Thai (ส้มตำไทย), or green papaya salad. This is one of our personal favorites and can be found anywhere in Thailand from restaurants to food stalls. Som tum Thai is a fantastic raw Thai salad […] The post Som Tum ... read more
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  • Do I Really Need a TEFL to Teach in Thailand?
    “Do I really need a TEFL?” is a question we’ve been asked a lot by those interested in teaching English in Thailand. If you are hesitant about becoming TEFL certified, look at it as an investment that will lead to a more successful teaching career in Thailand. Here’s why: Technically, you don’t need a TEFL […] The post Do I ... read more
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