Erawan Waterfalls, Bamboo Rafting and Elephant Trekking February 26th 2009 I was going to book a day tour through the kayaking place, Sarafine (sp?), but they only do private tours. I asked the owner, a Frenchman, to make a recommendation, but instead he offered to find me a driver for the same price. Hmmm....I'm not found a big tours "get off here, be back now" so I thought 'why not?'
The catch? My driver speaks no English! None!
He made it very clear that he was only ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Western Thailand » Kanchanaburi 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