Thailand. Lovely Thailand. January 24th 2009 After another sleepless night on the train (we’ve had a few!) we arrived in Surat Thani, weary and aching. Luckily we found a decent hotel with a good mattress for £7 a night, so we checked in and slept... For 2 days!
Feeling slightly more rested we continued with our journey and got a minibus to Khao Sok national Park. Signed up for a 2day and 1night camping in the rainforest, spent one day ... read more
Asia » 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