Krabi Province April 27th 2010 We arrive in Hat Yai via a night train from Kuala Lumpur and walk off in to town searching for inspiration and a quiet place to plan our next move. Before long we bump in to a Canadian and a German backpacker heading up to Phuket and decide to join them until we think of anything better.. At that point getting clear of Hat Yai (a miserable and bleak border town) before sunset was a priority.
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Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Krabi 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
Ness and I have always hungered to see the world but in our own separate lives circumstance has always prevented us for one reason or another. I mentioned to Ness one night in the pub that i planned to go traveling. Seeing an opportunity to fulfill her own dream she pledged to go with me. At this point, eye to eye, we realised nothing could stop us!
Ness is the perfect traveling companion for me, our souls sing a similar tune and we connect on many levels. I write this after being on the road for six weeks and not a cross word has passed between us. I am not sure how i would have fared at s... full info