I’m sometimes puzzled at how cheap things are in Thailand, and how much value you get in return.
In Chiang Mai, a one-hour Thai massage costs $4.
In Bangkok, you can buy fruit salads on the street for about 30 cents. A full meal is only 70 cents.
My food costs in Thailand are about $5-10 a day, and that’s eating very healthy foods all the time, which costs more. Someone eating noodles at street vendors three times a day would only spend about $2!
In Chiang Mai, our hotel cost $25 a night. But that’s to rent a pretty large one-bedroom apartment with a little kitchen, in a hotel where they come clean your room three times a week (included in the price).… Read More »