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: June 12th 2006
We left Phuket and headed to the Gulf Coast Islands (east coast) for another week or so of beaching it.
Minibus TravelWe had arranged to get from Phuket to Surat Thani by minibus and then to Ko Samui by ferry. It's really easy to book transport in Thailand as there are travel agencies everywhere and you really don't save much booking by yourself. The only problem is often you see ... read more