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The Dawn of Happiness – Sukhothai Historical Park

Happiness is something that comes into our lives through doors we don’t even remember leaving open.
-Rose Lane
Instead of flying down to Phuket, from Chiang Mai, I took the scenic route by land and stopped in Sukhothai which I actually didn’t really know much about at the time. I remembered seeing a picture of the ancient ruins…

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What Was I Thinking When I Quit My Job and Moved To Thailand?

In early 2012, I lost my home to foreclosure even while I was working a comfortable I.T. job with a decent salary.

As a result, I moved back in with my parents and put my “stuff” in storage.  As traumatic as the whole ordeal was for me, I was convinced by a friend that a trip to Thailand would lift my spirits. Despite some anxiety, about traveling to Asia, I was brimming with excitement for the unknown. During that first trip to Thailand in 2012, I realized

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