Ingrid Burling

Ingrid Burling is a blogger, journalist, foodie, meditator and pianist, based in Thailand. She was a TEFL teacher in Germany for 5 years and later also in the UK, where she also ran an Executive Coaching business for 15 years. She blogs about cuisine and is currently planning the launch of a specialist site about personal transformation.

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Bangkok Thailand

Ampawa, two hours outside Bangkok, is a little-known destination for foreigners, and well worth the trip for its friendly floating market and the giant river prawns cooked to order and delivered to your door by boat.

How do you define the intense assault on your senses that is Thailand?

It is vibrant, crazy, impossibly romantic, quirky, hilarious, spiritual, – and corrupt.  There are many countries, which can claim these adjectives as theirs, but in Thailand you get to experience all of them every day, and it is the intensity of this, which makes the country so unique and, for many visitors, unforgettable.

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