An evening in Surat Thani June 23rd 2006 Surat Thani, Thailand
AN EVENING IN SURAT THANI
On arrival at the jetty I found that I still had a one hour bus ride to Surat Thani, and than again when I got off the bus I still had half hour taxi ride to the station.
The girl at the bus station quoted me THB250 or THB150 if I were to wait for another passenger to share a cab with me. However, I was fortunate enough to meet two T ... read more
Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Surat Thani 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
This page details the travels of Peter Keusgen as he meanders aimlessly through Nepal, India, Thailand, Korea, the Philippines, Laos, Myanmar (Burma), Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, and South Africa.
Laos includes Vientiane, Vang Vieng, Luang Phrabang, Kong Lo, Nong Kiew, Muang Noi, Rowing down the Nam Ou, Phonsovan and Plain of Jars, the 4000 Islands, and Trekking in Phongsaly.
Thailand has Songkran on Koh San Road, Samui, and diving in the Similans.
Myanmar includes Yangon, Mandalay, Pyin U Lwin, the Irrawaddy River, Bagan, and Inle Lake.
Malaysia includes KL, Georgetown and ... full info