How I went to cooking school and ended up in a Thai jail April 30th 2008 What would a culinary-challenged person who wasn't a huge fan of spicy food do for a day in Thailand?
Why not sign up for a Thai cooking course? After all, isn't travelling to new countries all about new experiences?
Others staying at Spicythai were signing up for a one day course the day after I arrived in Chiang Mai so I jumped on the wagon, and the next morning via a trip to a local food ... read more
Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Chiang Mai 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
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