Monthly Archives: August 2013

Jolly Frog on the River Kwae

Jolly Frog is well known among backpackers passing through Kanchanaburi. And there is good reason for that; it’s cheap, it’s relatively nice, and it’s got a great setup right on the River Kwae in the in the heart of the foreigner area. It’s popular enough that it’s actually been full on many occasions I’ve tried […]

Bookstore Backroom Bed in Sangkhlaburi

After an annoying bus experience in which the driver decided it was okay to stop and hang out with friends for 2 hours, I ended up at the western edge of Thailand in Sangkhlaburi. For a long time, everyone from Kanchanaburi to Nam Tok had told me when I get to Sangkhlaburi to find Jimmy. […]

An Introductory Bed on the Death Railway

At the end of Thailand’s Death Railway is the village of Nam Tok.  Bung Kalo Sai Yoke Noi (AKA Sai Yok Noi Bungalows) is about an 8 minute walk from the train  station and another 5 minute walk to Sai Yok Noi Waterfalls.  This is a cool little place with not a lot to do […]