Seriously, rent a car on Samui! April 14th 2012 When we arrived in Thailand, I swore that driving here would be suicidal and probably homicidal too. Zillions of motorcycles, 3 people on each, no helmets zipping all over the road at seemingly their own whim! The roads are narrow, even the major thoroughfares. Today,however, we took the plunge and rented an SUV to toodle around the island. Great day!!
We set off to the waterfall at Na Mueang, ... read more
Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Samui 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
Laura and Sean, 40-something medical professionals, have taken the three kids, ages 7, 10 and 12, on our first adventure to Thailand in April 2012.
Laura is now in the Czech republic with Junior Team Canada as team physician at the world Ball Hockey Championships.... full info