Monthly Archives: December 2015

Christmas in Thailand

I have been learning lately— home is a feeling, not a place. Although I was away from my family and in a foreign country this holiday season, this Christmas will always be special to me. Since Thailand is a primarily Buddhist country, Christmas is celebrated, but not considered a national holiday. Therefore, Phil and I had work on Christmas Day (Friday). Read more…

Phuket

One of the many benefits of teaching abroad is the ability to travel during free time. December 5th is the King of Thailand’s birthday (also known as Dad’s Day). The following week, the students at our school had mandatory testing and a camping trip. Read more…