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The Floating Market at Damnoen Saduak

Day 14: Tuesday, October 23, 2012 We woke up bright and early at 7am to head to Damnoen Saduak in Ratchaburi, southwest of Bangkok. Being a national holiday (commemorating King Rama V’s birthday), there wasn’t much traffic, so we got there within two hours. Before reaching the river banks, we stopped by a coconut sugar factory and orchard farm with steaming kilns and swarms of…

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Along Thailand’s Chaophraya

Day 11: Saturday, October 20, 2012 Never have I had an illness that spanned three countries, but thank God for Boots pharmacy and my ability to purchase antibiotics without a prescription! Chicken broth and saltine crackers never tasted so good. Day 12: Sunday, October 21, 2012 God is humorous. Had my first solid food experience in a while at Christ Church, walking distance from our…

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