Chiang Mai August 19th 2009 Chiang Mai is a cute little town, surrounded on four sides by a moat and contains over 300 temples, known at Wats in Thailand. We found a wonderful little guest house called Nocky house for about 2 GBP a night, and spent our first day exploring town and all the Wats on offer! We saw a Monk graduation ceremony, if that's what you call it! There were some lovely little gardens around and some very o ... 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
This is me & what I get up to...
I came to Hong Kong in August 2007 with the intention of staying for 9 months.....that has now turned into six and a half years!
After two years I left Hong Kong and went travelling in Asia and Europe for six months, taking the Trans-Siberian railway back to England. We managed to get from Thailand to London with no airplanes!
Then I returned to work in Hong Kong again! This is my blog to keep everyone updated of my life in HK and the travels I get up to! I'm a keen photographer and writer.
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