One Night in Bangkok (Yes, again...) September 12th 2007 Kay and I had brainstormed and come up with a fresh new location. Or actually, it was a tip from her friend Holly. The magic word was Pai. I had never heard of the place, and neither had Kay, but it was supposed to be a nice place, and a bit off the beaten track. Mindful of the traveller hordes trampling Thailand beneath them (Ok, that was unfair, I simply want a bit of peace and quiet...) ... 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