This photo was taken in February 2019, after completing my first two months of Thai classes. Next to me is my first teacher, Kru Duang. In the forefront is my second and current teacher, Kru Cherry. They are both excellent.
Thai Language Learning Adventure January 25th 2020 My Thai Language teacher has a delightful sense of humour and a razor sharp whit, and is not too shy about whipping her private class student - me - with it. An example of this came about in a recent lesson. She would recite a sentence for me in English, and my task was to verbally give it back to her in Thai. This exercise worked fairly well, as I could spit out the translations with a fair amoun ... 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
My soulmate husband Stan and I have always been captivated by foreign cultures, and what we can learn from them. This passion has fuelled our global travels, as well as my study of foreign languages - French, Spanish, Indonesian, Thai, and soon possibly Balinese. We continue to chase lifelong dreams, taking adventurous risks while learning and doing as much as possible.
Whether I am at home, or elsewhere in the world, my guitar is always with me, as I use music to connect with people of all cultures and am repeatedly convinced that music is indeed a universal language. I have been very ... full info