Thai is Yak! August 20th 2007 Difficult. Jing jing? (really?) Jing! (yes really!)
I haven't updated my blog for a-g-e-s because the week after my last entry the server went down so I was trying to find the lost entries. Thankfully now they've all been retrieved!
After the last entry we didn't have any volunteers the following week so I spent a lot of time in the office working on marketing things. I updated a folder for th ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Chonburi 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
After years of dreaming about it, and months of talking about it, I finally made the decision to travel. In 2006 I gave up my job and set off on an adventure to South East Asia.........and I'm still here! Last year I traveled to Sri Lanka, India and Thailand and had an amazing time, completely falling in love with the places, the people and the lifestyle - not to mention the weather. This year I returned intending to get a job, probably teaching in Bangkok I thought. When I returned I decided to revisit friends that I had made at my last port of call in 2006 where I had volunteered at an eleph... full info