Day 18 and 19 I think June 14th 2012 Day 18 and 19
It started early. Tonight about 7.30pm, we leave for Suratthani which is a 12 hour overnight train ride south from Bangkok. We will then take a one and half hour bus ride to the Donsak Pier and a ferry trip of two and half hours to Koh Pa Ngan which will mean yet another trip of about 45 minutes at the island until we get to our secluded, beautiful beach and bungalow accommod ... 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
Hi Everyone or should I say the lucky few who will be able to access my travelling blog.
Yes I had a flash of "something"; madness most probably, and decided to retire. I think it had a lot to do with my hip actually as it is getting worse and so it is travel now or never it seems.
The school took it on the chin and after finding someone to replace me that of course was less capable and less efficient than myself, I found myself fully into planning my amazing intrepid journeys through Asia. I read somewhere that one needs to live like it is your last day and to learn like you will n... full info