'This is a [i] green [/i] apple" "GREEN' July 13th 2011 "Kao jai chai mai?" Do you understand?............."Mai" No
And there it is, the call and response of an English teacher in Thailand. To be fair, they weren’t that bad, but teaching in a foreign language is another world from teaching back home!
I've spent the last 2 weeks or so in Khao Lak, where I have just finished volunteering with the imaginatively-named 'Volunte ... read more
Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Pha-Ngan 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
Hello! My name is Rob, and I am a student living in York, England. I grew up in Yemen and Saudi Arabia before moving to Milton Keynes, a 'city' that makes you want to travel. At 18 I set off on my first 8 month, solo round-the-world trip, visiting Thailand, Cambodia, and Laos before heading to Australia to work a succession of hellish jobs, and loved (nearly) every second! This year I am returning to South-East Asia for 2 months, against the advice of that well-worn phrase 'never go back'. I have little plans. Please subscribe and read all about it!
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