The Island of Temples November 13th 2009 We headed down stairs to indulge in the buffet breakfast about 8.30am unfortunately I find Asian breakfasts are rarely satisfying, especially when you have to listen to a loud mouthed aussie clown going on and on about how he would be the next Thai pop star blah blah blah.
We checked out at 9am and strolled out the front of the hotel to organise a taxi to the train station, the employee out the ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Ayutthaya 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
I travel whenever time and money allows, seeking interesting sights and experiences where ever I can find them.
To date I have seen large expanses of the Asian, European and African continents.
In 2014 I will travel through Russia, from the Pacific to the Baltic as well as Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.... full info