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This Boulder Thai Joint serves the top-rated Pad Thai

April 12th, 2023

Pad Thai is a popular dish that has its roots in Thai cuisine. It is a stir-fried rice noodle dish that is typically made with tofu, shrimp, or chicken, and a variety of vegetables and seasonings. The dish has become a favorite in Thai restaurants worldwide due to its unique flavor profile and accessibility to a wide range of palettes. The history of Pad Thai can be traced back to the early 20th century when Thailand was facing a rice shortage. To address this issue, the Thai government introduced a national campaign to promote the consumption of noodles instead of rice. As a result, Pad Thai... Read More

Goodbye Summer

September 23rd, 2015

Despite the fun seasonal events and vacation travel opportunities, I’m still a Summer-hater. Dealing with excessive sunshine and heat, plus the inability to wear layers, is incredibly frustrating and uncomfortable for me. So I’m super excited that it is officially the first day of Fall—my favorite season—and that the weather is finally beginning to cool. But before I dig out my warm coats, cozy beanies, and knitted scarfs from the depths of my closet, I’d like to give a final farewell to the iced/cold drink season by saluting a couple of my favorite Summertime brews and caffeine-fix stops... Read More

The Best Place in the World to Learn How to Scuba Dive

January 13th, 2015

Scuba Diving in Koh Tao, Thailand   Following Australia, Koh Tao, a miniscule island in the gulf of Thailand, certifies the second most amount of people for scuba diving every year. Koh Tao is home to over fifty, Five-Star PADI scuba diving schools on an island only thirteen square miles in size. The whole island is centered on diving. Like several of the islands in Thailand, there are heaps of young people running around everywhere. On Koh Tao, there are instructors and students of all ages hailing from various areas around the world, simply here for the main purpose to teach and/or learn... Read More

Chiang Mai 12-Step Guide

December 2nd, 2014

Chiang Mai is the largest city in northern Thailand and is known for its abundance in Buddhist temples, vast jungle brush, and northern spicy Thai food that will make you sweat.  Follow this guide to get all the best tips and places to go during your stay! This guide is broken up by region, all centering around the Old City in Chiang Mai. North of the Old City Banilah Guest House: ( http://www.banilah.com ) This family run boutique guesthouse is located just north of the Old City where most of the visitors stay.  I preferred to stay a mile outside of the square and I’m extremely happy with... Read More