It all started when I was employed to work on the tropical island of Koh Chang. The resort style facility where I was based, tucked in its jungle heart. A beautiful yet extremely hilly place to reside. I so wanted the courage to ride a scooter on the island but that courage I realise now, … Continue reading My Most Meaningful Staycation…
Oh The Places You Shall Go!
Are you like me and long for the moment you can travel again? As I sit here thinking about what I want and need from a destination when we are finally able to travel out of the UK, my mind turns immediately to Thailand - the love I have for the country (now). I didn't … Continue reading Oh The Places You Shall Go!
Set An Intention, Spend Time On Reflection & See If Your Urges Appear
"I think I'd like to live & work in Bangkok." I told my husband. This was a little surprising because I've had a bit of a love/hate relationship with it ever since my first trip there. "What's brought about the change of heart?" He asked "It's an urge." I told him. "I have an urge to live … Continue reading Set An Intention, Spend Time On Reflection & See If Your Urges Appear
What Working In A Rehab In Thailand Has Taught Me About Reverse Culture Shock
I wondered how tough it would be this time around... Reverse culture shock I mean. After spending four months working as an addictions therapist at the luxury resort, facility DARA. A boutique rehab perched atop a craggy hillside, overlooking the gulf of thailand's sparkling emerald waters and nestled in a snug of the national park … Continue reading What Working In A Rehab In Thailand Has Taught Me About Reverse Culture Shock