Bangkok adventure vlog: a 40th birthday to remember!

My birthday Bangkok adventure! Mimi Bondi


Now I feel special…

Who wouldn’t want to go on a Bangkok adventure? I sure do!!

So there I was, discussing birthday celebration plans on the couch with hubby Pete, about a month before my 40th…
Although Pete has MANY qualities, planning celebrations and gifts is not his favourite thing!
I have had to explain many times how loved and special it makes me feel to receive a present from him… That knowing he has put some effort into finding something for me matters more than the present itself but still… He leaves things until the last minute and struggles with ideas…
It’s tough to be a man hahaha

But 40 is quite a number, right? And that deserve an extra special event, wouldn’t you agree?
So I suggested a little Bangkok adventure!
He had never been (twice for me but a LONG time ago) and you can find good deals on flights and accommodation here in Australia.
So, I did my research and put my proposal forward and, he agreed, YAY!


Want to come on a Bangkok adventure with us?

My birthday Bangkok adventure! Mimi BondiBring a bottle of water because it is hot there!!

I won’t tell you too much about it just yet because I will write a blog post with lots of photos in a few weeks. Stay tuned and make sure you are on my newsletter so you don’t miss it.
But in the meantime, I spent quite a bit of time putting all our Bangkok adventure video tidbits together in the hope that it will give you a delicious taste of what it’s like over there so… Please watch my video vlog and let me know your thoughts!

Love to you my Creative Friend,


Want a little taste of Bali too?
We went there (again) for our 1st wedding anniversary…

Watch my Bali video vlog here:Come with me to Bali! Vlog by Mimi Bondi)

Read my Bali blog post full of photos here:
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  1. #1 Happy 40th Birthday, Mimi!
    #2 Cute husband, which you well deserve, plus he was like “okay let’s go to Bangkok”! You can’t beat that!
    #3 I LOVE that you shared your trip with us, not something I would get to see.
    #4 I love your passion; about art and life and just how you talk through your art with us, its just plain fun, Mimi. You are inspiring.
    #5 Your art is unique, colorful and pretty and seems to be a peek into who you are.
    #6 I so enjoy my sunshine emails, your website and videos. I am chronically ill and I am not able to leave the house much anymore. You really give me a wonderfully different perspective ranging from your Bangkok trip to your cheery art videos.
    #7 Thank you for sharing YOU with us! God’s blessings on you, Mimi keep up the great work!

    • mimibondi

      Wow Caroline, you made my day with your beautiful comment, thank YOU for all of it! I am so happy to be able to bring a little sunshine into your life and home! I truly feel grateful to be able to make a difference so please keep reminding me that what I do matters so I never stop doing it 😉 Sending you extra sunshine today Caroline! xx mimi

  2. Wow! That wasn’t just a taste, it was a full 10-course meal of Thailand sights and culture. I LOVED every minute of your travel vlog. Felt like I was right there along with you and hubby – Enjoyed those tuk tuk rides, even the close encounter with the turning bus! I’m still in a dizzying trance from seeing all the architecture and sculptures. Incredible beauty. Thank you so much for sharing and belated 40th Birthday wish!

    • mimibondi

      Hahaha Gayle, I am so happy that you loved this little Bangkok trip! You could spend a whole hour just looking at one statue and they are everywhere… It was crazy! Thank you for your lovely feedback and belated birthday wishes 🙂 xx

  3. Thank you for sharing, Mimi. Beautiful video…and you held your phone at the perfect angle. I felt as if I was taking off with you!!

    • mimibondi

      Oh I’m glad to hear as I tried really hard not to move and I get motion sick on the plane hahaha So glad you enjoyed my video Deb 🙂 xx

  4. happy birthday Mimi
    Really enjoyed the trip to such an amazing place – I am watching in UK early in the morning and a real delight – I always look forward to your blogs it cheers my day.
    Bernadette x

    • mimibondi

      That’s so great Bernadette! Thank you, I am so happy to have started your day with a little sunshine 😉 xx mimi

  5. Wow! Thank you for taking the time and trouble to put together this wonderful video Mimi! It’s lovely to see all the amazing sights and experience them just a you did. The temples and statues are truly magnificent! I am glad you were able to celebrate your birthday in style and make some beautiful memories to treasure. Thank you for sharing them with us?? Helen

    • mimibondi

      Thank you so much for appreciating all my work Helen! It is such a beautiful place, I really wanted you to see what it’s like as it’s from different from our culture 🙂 xx mimi

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