Project Rakchuay (Love Help) - Thailand, Chiang Mai (10-20 July 2005) July 12th 2005 Day 3 (12th July 2005)
We said goodbye to Chiang Mai early morning. Armed with all the provisions we had brought and bought, our group of 16 embarked on a 2 hrs “Road Trip” (bumpy ride) up the mountains to Mae Wang, Karen Village.
4 of us were old-timers from the previous expedition ½ a year back. I was privileged to be given another opportunity to serve the local opportun ... 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
Growing up listening to the music of The Carpenters, he decided to name this blog Budokan in remembrance of their Live at Budokan Tour in Tokyo in May 1974.
Hailing from the tropics, Budokan is fortunate to reside in Singapore where jetsetting around have become very affordable. His greatest passion lies in cultivating his lifetime hobby of travelling.
His constant curiosity for new places have brought him to the remote mountains of Chiang Mai (Jul 2005), rode on the London Eye (May 2009) & the Death Railway in K... full info