Arrived in Chiang Mai January 18th 2010 We'd slept badly again, but eventually we arrived in Chiang Mai at 7am and were dropped off at a great Guest House called Namkhong. We paid 250THB between us and it was one of the best rooms we've had... yes we've had some shockers thinking back to the Jungle Shack (aka Spider Sanctuary), but still...
The lady on Reception called Noo was brilliant and it was nice to be fussed over, she was like a ... 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
Going traveling on the 27th December 2009 with my friend Ellie. We're hitting Thailand first for the Full Moon party at New year, then Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. After 6 weeks in Asia, we'll fly to Melbourne & travel up the East Coast of Australia. Finally we'll spend 2 weeks in New Zealand, and I'll fly back home spending 2 nights in Singapore, and El will go on to South Africa
I'm back off on my travels on the 19th October 2010!! El's still out in SA so I'm flying to Joberg and travelling Cape Town and Durban with my Zeli sis before heading off for my ne... full info