Chanthaburi, Cambodia, and Back to Bangkok November 8th 2010 From Jomtien Beach we were travelling down to Chantaburi for the gems market and to get closer to the border to Cambodia. However, we couldn’t get a bus direct to Chantaburi from Jomtien so we caught a bus from the main road bus stop to Rayong before getting on a connecting bus to Chantaburi. Luckily we knew the guesthouse we were going to stay in so were able to ignore all the tuk tuk driver ca ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Chanthaburi 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
Mark and I are taking a year out from our jobs to travel the world. Mark has attempted to travel twice before, first time he liked one place so much he stayed for the year and the second time he encountered a few visa issues along the way so returned early.
A year out and jobs to come back to we are looking to do everything we possible can in the year away.
We are currently still in the planning stages but thought we would start this blog to get used to using it before we go!
We hope this blog will keep our beloved friends and family up to date and enterta... full info