Chiang Mai, Bangkok, meeting Helen, dodgy tuk-tuk drivers and shaky hand woman! April 27th 2012 Chiang Mai
So, on to Thailand. This was a very short boat border crossing and was probably our simplest so far. It was also the last time we would see the Mekong Delta…. Bye bye lovely Mekong! When we arrived on dry land Thailand side I did my usual of saying Thank you in Laotian to the border guard. Every time I’ve managed to do this without fai ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Bangkok 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
We are Katie Miller and Michael Kirby from Northampton England. We have packed up our day jobs in order to go travelling round (some of) the world. We will be starting our tavels on 12th September 2011 heading to Beijing. Following this we are planning on heading west and south across China before going to Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand. Then flying to Austrailia and then New Zealand before we come home via San Fransico.
(PS. the "jeniuses" is ironic!!)... full info