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: May 20th 2010
So just a little update....
Illness in BangkokA week of feeling sorry for myself and coughing up nasty things from my lungs while not being able to take occasional sanctuary (read: air conditioning) in the big shopping malls in downtown/central Bangkok made for a low time. I had an interesting discussion with Amilie at Villa Cha Cha one night. She works for a Acrlyic sheet manufac ... read more