May Day in Thailand- Stop Yearning for a Better Life and Start Living It
“In the marvellous month of May when all the buds were bursting, then in my heart did love arise. In the marvellous month of May when all the birds were singing, then did I reveal to her my yearning and longing.”
May Day Opportunity (available throughout May) . We are now offering an additional 15% discount on 2 & 3 month packages only. This is to encourage longer realistic treatment commitment and help with financial and practical issues caused by the Covid crisis for many of our clients. If you do not require detox there may be a further reduction in cost.
May is the Time for a Change
If you are struggling with an addiction related issue maybe now is the right time for you to stop yearning for a better life and start living it. At Hope Rehab time, we provide the support, resources, program, and perfect environment for you to change. May is the time of year when one season transforms into another, and this month can also be when you begin your own special transformation.
What is Special about the 1st of May?
The 1st of May is a special day for a number of reasons. In Europe, it is considered to be the first day of summer. Traditionally, the occasion was marked with special celebrations such as ‘penny for the May bush’ in Ireland. May the 1st is a public holiday in many countries and commemorates international workers day.
May Day or Mayday?
The 1st of May is commonly referred to as ‘May Day’. This is not to be confused with the distress call ‘mayday’ which is often used in radio communications (e.g. by boats and airplanes) to alert the authorities that help is needed. This word ‘mayday’ is related to the French word ‘m’aidez’ which means ‘help me’.
Those of us who are caught up in addiction are living a life that is similar to a boat in the middle of a horrendous storm. The waves have become too big for us, and there is a real risk that that our boat with capsize completely or we will be crushed on the rocks. We send out a mental mayday because we know we can’t survive without some help.
May Day is When the Real Work Begins
May Day is International Worker’s Day. It can also be a good time to begin working on our own life. We have likely devoted many hours to our job, but how many have we devoted to our own personal happiness? The point of rehab is not just to help us to stop drinking or abusing recreational drugs, but to move on to a much better future. Isn’t that worth working for?
May Day in Thailand
May day is a public holiday in Thailand to mark International Worker’s Day. This year (2022), the public holiday will actually be in lieu on Monday the 3rd of May because the 1st lands on a Saturday
The month of May is during the low season in Thailand. This can be an ideal time to visit because it is less busy with tourists. This is the start of the rainy season, but it usually only rains at most for an hour a day, and there is plenty of sunshine to enjoy.
Are you (or somebody you care about) ready to begin living a better life? Contact us now to find out the next step.
Winter can be a particularly challenging time for our mental health. Sometimes the best solution to a dark time can be a change of scenery. This is not about running away from our problems but about doing what we need to do in order to manage and survive them.
A lack of love for the summertime may just be down to personal preference, but it can also be due to an underlying disorder or because we’ve had bad experiences at this time of year. Summer can bring out the worst in us, and this is particularly the case if we have some kind of addiction issue.