Where it all began... February 16th 2011 Chiang Mai, where my travels changed course and my journey changed direction. As Winston Churchill once said: This is not the end, its not the beginning of the end, but it is perhaps the end of the beginning.
We arrived in Chiang Mai after a long day. The journey from Kho Lanta to Chiang Mai had taken us over 10hrs, five of them in the form of a mini bus to Phuket. Still it was good to be back ho ... read more
Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Chiang Mai 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