One night in Bangkok... September 10th 2005 Arriving early morning in Bangkok i am rather tired but flush through the airport in no time. I really know most of the ins and outs of Don Muang by now and don't like the fact that the new Suvarnabhumi Airport will open soon, especially since it will be on the southeast end of the city, the northern end suits me very well. Anyway, getting ... 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
Meh... readers beware. I originally started this log to keep my mother up to date during a longer trip, but I quickly realized I wasn't about to waste my precious time off by sitting in some shady Internet café updating a blog nobody will read anyway. Nowadays it is more of a personal nostalgia and ego thing, but by all means, feel free to enjoy the speculations and hybris which will no doubt get reality checked soon enough.
I will add older travel logs as time permits.... full info