Episodes

May 8, 2018

Bangkok Life Advice We’d Give our Younger Selves [Season 3, Episode 7]

Greg and Ed have each been in Thailand for more than 15 years, and along the way have done a lot of things right - but also a lot…

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May 1, 2018

Phra Pandit: Symbolism & Ceremony at Thai Funerals [Season 3, Episode…

Join Greg and frequent guest and Buddhist monk Phra Pandit for an engaging discussion of the mysteries of Thai funerals, what the…

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April 24, 2018

Neighborhood Focus: Banglamphu

Continuing with a series started in season 2 on some of Bangkok’s more interesting neighborhoods, the boys discuss one of their f…

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April 17, 2018

Hot Thai Kitchen: Bringing Home-Cooked Thai Food to the World

Useful links: We’re happy to have Pailin Chongchitnant as our guest this week, creator and host of , a popular YouTube channel …

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April 7, 2018

Wet & Mild: Songkran New Year Spectacular [Season 3, Episode 3]

Ahhh, Songkran, a waterfight so insane that people in other countries know all about it. Love it or hate it, it’s THE holiday on …

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April 3, 2018

Going Vegetarian in Bangkok: Hopeless or Delicious? [Season 3, Episod…

Going vegetarian in Bangkok has always struck Greg as somewhat of an inconvenience - I mean, how many vegetarian street food stal…

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March 25, 2018

Bangkok Then & Now...and in the Future [Season 3, Episode 1]

Welcome back! For the first show of season 3, Greg introduces you to the new co-host of the Bangkok Podcast, Ed “The Truth” Knuth…

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Feb. 27, 2018

Bye Bye Bangkok- Season Two Finale [Season 2, Episode 72]

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Feb. 20, 2018

Investing in Thailand: Risk & Reward with Andrew Stotz [Season 2, Epi…

Finance mastermind Andrew Stotz about the ups and downs and dos and don'ts of investing in Thailand.

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Feb. 13, 2018

Neighborhood Focus: Thonburi, the Original Bangkok [Season 2, Episode…

Before Bangkok became Bangkok, it was Thonburi, the neighborhood that has happily remained on the periphery of cool - but but thi…

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Feb. 6, 2018

What's Next for Season 3 of the Bangkok Podcast? [Season 2, Episode 6…

An introspective look at how two long-term expats and one short timer woke up one day and discovered they’d made Bangkok their ho…

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Jan. 30, 2018

Why Do People Keep Coming Back to Bangkok? [Season 2, Episode 68]

We pulled in an OG travel blogger to dig into why he and other hard-core travelers keep coming back to The Big Mango again and ag…

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Jan. 23, 2018

Thailand Island Vacation Realities Exposed [Season 2, Episode 67]

The ups & downs and ins & outs of escaping Bangkok for a sunny, sandy vacation on one of Thailand's islands.

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Jan. 16, 2018

Bangkok vs. Plastic Bags [Season 2, Episode 66]

Farangs aren’t going to solve Thailand’s plastic bag glut. But Thai citizens can, and we can join them.

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Jan. 9, 2018

Breaking Down The Thai Smile [Season 2, Episode 65]

From successful ad campaign to national way of life, Thais have a habit of smiling their way through… everything. Let’s find out …

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Jan. 4, 2018

Cultural Takeaways With Educator Frank Smith [Season 2, Episode 64]

Frank Smith from UC Berkeley teaches Khmer to children of Cambodian refugees. We caught up with him in person at Bangkok’s Centra…

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Dec. 19, 2017

A Motorcycle Meets A Car Door In Bangkok [Season 2, Episode 63]

The only thing worse than Thailand’s traffic accident statistics is actually contributing to those statistics. Yes, it finally ha…

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Dec. 12, 2017

Do They Celebrate Christmas in Bangkok? [Season 2, Episode 62]

In western countries Christmas is the BIG DADDY of holidays, the one that the entire year has been building up to. In fact it's s…

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Dec. 5, 2017

A Few Strange (and Possibly False) Laws You Might Experience in Thail…

Every city has silly rules on the books that no one cares about anymore, but in Thailand a few of these silly rules might actuall…

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Nov. 28, 2017

Thai Craft Beer's Secret Weapon Is... A Korean Expat? [Season 2, Epis…

Today’s focus is on Korea's influence on Bangkok. Ted Ahn, an expat and ex-power plant manager from Korea, is actively working to…

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Nov. 21, 2017

Does Living In Bangkok Change Who You Are? [Season 2, Episode 59]

An intimate discussion of the transformative power of traveling and living abroad… or not?

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Nov. 14, 2017

How to Shop (and Not Shop) Like a Thai in Bangkok

We help you choose the most and least Thai things you can buy in Bangkok during the “Shop For The Nation” stimulus package for 20…

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Nov. 7, 2017

Ten Expats Share Where They Go To Get A Taste Of Home In Bangkok

On this episode, we asked a multinational group expats where they go in Bangkok when they need a solid dose of life back home. An…

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Oct. 31, 2017

Talking Travel Insurance With Stuart McDonald from Travelfish.org [Se…

We're here is to talk travel insurance and why it's so important. Stuart McDonald, the founder of Travelfish.org, Southeast Asia'…

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