If you have seen james Bond, The Man with the Golden Gun, you have witnessed this scene. If you google Thailand you have witnessed this scene. If only our photos could make the view from the beach at James Bond island half as beautiful as it truly is.
The Orphanage and the Juvenile Detention Center October 15th 2011 The Orphanage and the Juvenile Detention Center: Student Teaching Days 1 & 2
On our first day of ATI training we were given unexpected news. Our final week of training would consist of five days of student teaching in Thai schools. Then a second surprise: because of scheduling issues our first two days of student teaching would be Thursday and Friday of week two. Then a final surprise: becau ... read more
Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Phuket 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
One of our saddest days in our brief years in this world was saying goodbye to our new family, South Africans, Americans, Thais, Canadians, Chinese, Brits, people from all over the world whose lives happened to converge for a blink of the universal eye, and then just as fast everyone was gone, following their own paths which draw them all over our world. When my fiance Tara - girlfriend at the time I should add - and I left New York to teach in Thailand, it was terrible to leave the friends and family who we spent 26 years with, but there is always the reassurance that we all share a common h... full info