The best food we ate in Thailand was the food we cooked ourselves. Well, I guess that's a slight exaggeration. Ours came a close second after our cooking teacher.
Travel is often full of surprises. Just as South America surprised us by far exceeding our expectations, South East Asia didn't wow us as much as we had hoped. In fact, by the time we reached Thailand, disillusion sank in.
One night in Bangkok would have been enough for us. But we had three.