A unified Thai kingdom was established in the mid-14th century. Known as Siam until 1939, Thailand is the only Southeast Asian country never to have been taken over by a European power. A bloodless revolution in 1932 led to a constitutional monarchy.... [read more]
Date: February 19th 2008
The Travelling Band of Idiots- so named cos we all got ISLAND brain! I love life on an island!
Off to Thailand 10 AugustWe all set off from Twickenham early in the morn to catch the train to Gatwick. Our flight was leaving at 11a.m. and we were transferring in Doha- not the greatest airport in the world, but excitement was high and adrenelin was rushing. Our travel companion ... read more