BEA Wander

EAT

Noodles over rice. Veggies over meat. Steam over fry. 

Local mom-and-pop shops and eating clean are some of my favourite things.

Sometimes (…OK, Fine! Most times) those two contradict.

Here I document the eateries I explored, my honest opinion and recommendations.

Pick a place to get started!

90-Day Visa Extension
What’s the best spot to hide out during Coronavirus crisis? Taiwan, of course! Why? Well, let’s just say that they’re
Su Chili on Koh Tao - the fried house noodle
After I researched how to get to Koh Tao from Chiang Mai, the next thing that I really wanted to
How to get to Koh Tao from Chiang Mai
On my bucket list for the last 3 years now is getting my scuba diving license.  What better place than
Scuba Diving on Koh Tao - How to get your Open Water 20 Certification2
My first time underwater was in a lagoon in Hawaii. Then, I swam with manta rays at night. It was magical! These
Chiang Mai to Mae Sai Border Run
Thinking about getting a visa extension or a border run? Not sure what the difference is between the two?Maybe you already
Lying down for Kambo
In Chiang Mai, there are more meditation retreats, temples, yoga studios, and smoothie bowl joints than you can count. With
Thai Visa Hong Kong
Time to go back to the Land of Smiles.  Instead of just landing in the Thai Kingdom for a visa-exempt
Sample home return permit
Home Return Permit.Also known as Mainland Travel Permit for Hong Kong and Macau Residents, 港澳居民來往內地通行證 or 回鄉證 for short.I thought
DCx Taipei group picture
I got to say that the DCx Taipei conference was the main reason why I came to Taipei this time.
Do you love taipei or do you love taipei?
Man, Taipei will always be a place of learning for me. 10 years ago (2009), I came here to study
HK Passport
Were you told that you had to live in HK for 7 years? Or that you’d need to visit HK
top-15-places-to-eat-at-in-chiang-mai
I favourited all my go-to food places, so I’ll remember to hit them up when I’m back in town!My friend,
Coworking-spaces-in-chiang-mai
After I tried working at home for days on end with very little social interaction, I decided to venture out
the-best-spa-in-chiang-mai-for-facial
After arriving in Asia, my skin was all over the place.I’m not sure if it’s the humidity, the excessive sun and
Getting a massage in Thailand is a must! Thai massage is world-renown and for 1/10 of the price back home, why
conference-face-mid-chew
Besides the Nomad Summit, what other events or conferences around the world are there for digital nomads?  Quite a few! I’m
Chiang-Mai-Essentials-II
I know, it’s been a while. Where do I start? Besides sampling different facial and massage places in town, I’ve also
Kimchi-3rd-Day-Fermentation
Ah, Kimchi.  The representative dish of Korea.  I have to say that I’m not the biggest fan of kimchi, but
my-nomad-summit-review-las-vegas-vs-chiang-mai-2019
I was lucky enough to attend the Nomad Summit twice!  First in Las Vegas, then in Chiang Mai. What exactly
chiangmai immigration office near airport
It was my first time doing a visa extension in Chiang Mai, so I can extend my 60-day tourist visa