Reasons 2B Cheerful. Part One. Ko Samui December 22nd 2008 It had been some 21 months since our last long haul visitation, although jaunts out in Bongo are more than fulfilling, you just can't beat a little sunshine & buffoonery around the otherwise chilly festive season of Goodwill.
We'd scored flights on a previously untested airline - Qatar, about the best deal we could get despite the ******* fuel surcharge. (memo to self: Next time - wait for the ... read more
Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Samui 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
Let me firstly introduce myself to t'internet.
I have very little recollection of my early years growing up in the Tropics until I was adopted at the age of two by a lady who worked at Paignton Zoo.
She became my benefactor in England, providing me with very comfortable accommodation & a reasonable standard of living until her sad demise, late 2004 after what can only be described as a bizarre gardening accident. After her death, I was adopted by a generous - if not kind - couple, who owned a small human of their own, up in the frozen north. They took it upon themselves to yank me from ... full info