Island Time!! May 14th 2010 Our first port of call in Thailand would be Phuket. As we knew we were just going to be passing through here we decided to stay in the transport hub on the island, Phuket Town. As most tourists stay in the beach resorts the town was pleasantly non-touristy and had a very laid back feel. We wandered around, experiencing our first night market and sampling the local food. We experienced our first ... read more
Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Tao 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 Yank. He's a Brit. Together we're setting off on a 5 month adventure through Europe, India, and S.E. Asia. This is our little bit of cyberspace to let our beloved family know how and what we're doing.
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