Kanchanaburi November 27th 2009 Kanchanaburi
We left Bangkok's southern bus terminal heading west, bound for Kanchanaburi. It was a comfortable journey & only took around 4 hours, arriving into Kanchanaburi just after 3 o'clock. As Kieran & Kate had already been to Kanchanaburi, they recommended The Jolly Frog, a backpackers resort where they had stayed. So as soon as we unloaded our bags from the bus, we started walking o ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Western Thailand » Kanchanaburi 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
We've been planning this trip for the last 5 months now, however in truth - this is a lifetime dream that we've both shared for a number of years... which we hope to share with family & friends.
Blast off is in 25 days heading for the Far East, where Thailand kick-starts our trip followed by: Loas, Vietnam, Cambodia, Kuala Lumpur, Borneo, Singapore & Australia.
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