30. Havin' ourselves a sandy little Christmas January 10th 2008 (P)
We took an overnight bus to Krabi then a boat to the island of Koh Lanta, then a pick-up truck to Fisherman's Cottage (FMC) which was to be our home for Christmas and New Year.
We sampled numerous delights from the Cottage menu (Mussuman curry, English breakfast on Christmas AND New Year's Day, Bean on toast (though we were ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand 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
Paula - Here we are fulfilling a long-held dream of travelling the planet. Through our travelblog have fun joining us along the way!
Nick - these are a couple of quotations that I picked up along the way:
"In German, there is a word, Kunstlerschuld, which means "artist's guilt", the emotion a painter feels over his frivolity in a world in which people work in a rut that makes them gloomy. Perhaps there is also a sort of traveler's guilt, from being self-contained, s... full info