Bangkok, Northern Thailand and Laos December 22nd 2009 Welcome to the Land of Smiles !
The South-East Asian country we spent the most time in (7 weeks in total) and my favorite by far has to be Thailand. And my favorite city : Chiang Mai !
Such a nice green place, with plenty of nice, relaxed people, and lots of green things to do !
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Asia » Thailand » Northern 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
I'm a 27 year old British vegan living in Paris.
In April 2009, I quit my job and decided to take some time off. I reckon something between 6 months and a year should allow me to see something of the world, and also to figure out what I want to do with myself once I come back...
On the 27th of June 2009 I set off, heading for SE Asia, and traveling by train...
The itinerary I followed from Paris to Hanoi :
and the route I traveled through South East Asia :
From January to June 2010, I cycled my way down the Australian East coast, from Brisbane to Melb... full info