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Travel Meet Locals March 2018 Bangkok to Amphawa Floating Markets

Sun 18 Mar 2018 - Sun 18 Mar 2018

Community based grass roots tour. Local Thai students learning English hosting visitors (foreigners) in a group outing from Bangkok Todays tour Bangkok to Amphawa Floating Markets SM hub this event March 2108 https://goo.gl/tW8Z8y

18 Mar 2018

Classroom KruPor
meet before muster station at class room of KruPor
18th flr

English Inspired by KruPor ios language lessons English and Thai in Siam Bangkok, SM hub https://goo.gl/fMw2wT

March 18, 2018, 9:45 a.m.

Muster point. In park @ Siam. Register name tag and meet and greet

about Park@Siam https://goo.gl/zUjfxC

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Food and drinks. Pre order at muster station. Try local Street food

about Street Food Thailand http://www.thaibis.com/a-z/t/tc/f/street-food

about activities this tour https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 12:12 p.m.

Train markets. Muster point bus drop of and collect point. Everyone can roam with Thai host buddy and be back 2.30pm photo shot of after train arrive at markets

about these markets SM hub https://goo.gl/VEWMGf

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 1:26 p.m.

Maeklong train station
here its kinda chaos with soooo many tourists angling for a photo, either walk into the train station or start along the railway track where the markets are on display .. but be aware of the train .. lokl

about these markets SM hub https://goo.gl/VEWMGf

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 2:38 p.m.

Wat Bang Kung - this site is where warriors train for the war .. the beginning of Muay Thai
about this venue SM hub https://goo.gl/qUuVCG

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 3:31 p.m.

Field games. Team challenges
Let’s see how we manage the language barrier when we want to win
the games are Thai culture so we learn and try

brief video of activities in activities page
about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 4:12 p.m.

Pier fast boat
here were disembark from the bus to board long tail boats or similar to transfer across 500mtrs across the lake into the canal of Amphawa Floating Markets

about Amphawa Floating Markets https://goo.gl/PZ4uDN
includes live map link to walk along the canal

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 5:02 p.m.

Amphawa Floating Markets
Muster station. Everyone has free time with Thai host buddy to roam, eat and return by 7.30pm
about the markets https://goo.gl/PZ4uDN includes live map link to walk along the canal

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 5:11 p.m.

Gas-A-hole. Need to refuel
A nice cold beer is the fuel of good fellows. Lol
about Amphawa Floating Markets https://goo.gl/PZ4uDN
includes live map link to walk along the canal

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 5:20 p.m.

Free time with hosts. Everyone went exploring. Just the canal alone is a few kms of stalls on each side with a bridge (SaPhan) maybe every 500mtrs. We decided on Sabai Roen but it could have been anyone of sooooooo many

about Amphawa Floating Markets https://goo.gl/PZ4uDN
includes live map link to walk along the canal

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 6:16 p.m.

Night cruise FIRE FLIES
quite stunning to be in the dark on the river watching the activity of the fire flies
Unfortunately its impossible to show on camera

Our tour begins within the markets heading north west out into the river into a big loo, about 45 mins, then return to the pier where our bus is waiting

Firefly tour page https://goo.gl/WSndX9

about Amphawa Floating Markets https://goo.gl/PZ4uDN
includes live map link to walk along the canal

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 7:47 p.m.

one of the many sights along the canal.

This is a day shot of a Visitors centre, we passed it at night and shown in the night tour video in Firefly tour page https://goo.gl/WSndX9

about Amphawa Floating Markets https://goo.gl/PZ4uDN
includes live map link to walk along the canal

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 7:53 p.m.

Tour map fire flies
Many stops on the river often within a few feet of the trees with hub of activity of fire flies
It’s almost no chance to capture this on camera

Firefly tour page https://goo.gl/WSndX9

about Amphawa Floating Markets https://goo.gl/PZ4uDN
includes live map link to walk along the canal

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 8:10 p.m.

Night cruise FIRE FLIES
quite stunning to be in the dark on the river watching the activity of the fire flies
Unfortunately its impossible to show on camera

Our tour begins within the markets heading north west out into the river into a big loo, about 45 mins, then return to the pier where our bus is waiting

Firefly tour page https://goo.gl/WSndX9

about Amphawa Floating Markets https://goo.gl/PZ4uDN
includes live map link to walk along the canal

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 8:11 p.m.

Night cruise fire flies. Quite astonishing to see the hive of activity

Firefly tour page https://goo.gl/WSndX9

about Amphawa Floating Markets https://goo.gl/PZ4uDN
includes live map link to walk along the canal

about activities this tour: https://goo.gl/qveMHV

March 18, 2018, 8:20 p.m.

A large religious statue at Wat Bang Ka Pom Buddhist temple along the Mae Klong river near the Amphawa floating market at Samut Songkhram province southwest of Bangkok Thailand

https://goo.gl/maps/xrcR7aYoMp32

March 18, 2018, 8:26 p.m.

Finish night cruise.
group muster from three (3) boats into the Pier and onto the Bus for a 90km journey back to Bangkok

on the bus there will be a sing off competition for those that can and the Thai's can do .. lol

Everyone is also invited to come to the microphone and share their feelings or experience and words of wisdom .. how to learn, how to inspire,

the culture is learning together supporting the tutor program of English inspired by KruPor
Thaibis info page KruPor https://goo.gl/fMw2wT

March 18, 2018, 8:45 p.m.

End point.
Bus returns to start point in Siam Bangkok
sidewalk group photo, brief goodbye and everyone scatters .. lol some to taxi others to BTS (skytrain)
and the host team cleans up and heads home

it's been a extensive, high energy active day
Make new friends, learn together, encourage and keep developing .. fail forward
The host group 'English inspired by KruPor" is a english tutor in Siam for Thai hosting monthly adventure outings to introduce locals hosts to visitors for a fun fill real life experience

Thaibis Info page https://goo.gl/FHyWQr

March 18, 2018, 10:45 p.m.