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 16th 2006
We thought we'd do a short blog of Bangkok before we head up north to Chiang Mai. We went picture crazy this blog...
Bangkok BoundIt was sad to leave Koh Phangan and the islands behind. When we arrived at the Koh Phangan pier, we were shocked to see 500+ people milling around. I guess after the Full Moon Party there is a massive exodus from the island. They managed to jam us 350+ ... read more