Wild gibbons were amazing to see. They can swing from limb to limb fast and effortlessly. It's very graceful to watch. They have the longest arms relative to their body than any other member of the ape/monkey family.
Wild gibbons & the world's biggest water fight April 25th 2009 We left Lao and headed to Kao Yai National Park in Thailand. It is one of a few places in Asia where you have a chance to see truly wild animals in a decent size sanctuary. We even got to see wild gibbons and an elephant. But bajeebers, the amount of leeches around was insane in the membrane! Millions of them inched across the forest floor and if you stopped for a few seconds you would see wav ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand 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