The Beginning of All Things February 10th 2009 All journeys have a start right? So, here's mine.
The greatest thing to the start of my journey was the rain; neither heavy nor light, just constant unsettling rain whilst walking to the Tube station. It gave me that giddy sense of escape, that I was escaping the worst of the British weather. Of course it meant I had to bring along my large waterproof jacket, which I'm sure i ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Bangkok 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
I started this travel blog, firstly to avoid sending out over-long group emails updating everybody on my travels. You know, the ones where you feel slightly snubbed by the impersonal nature of, “Hey, everybody! (but to no one in particular)”. I thought a blog would be fun way to update folks, avoid a dreaded travel diary and would hopefully combine second-rate-misanthropic travel journalism with exquisitely amateur photographs. Et Voila!
Soon after I hit the road, however, I procrastinated and struggled to write things-up as esteemed travel-writer Pau... full info