Island Time - Ko Chang December 14th 2010 We have just spent 6 days on the island of Ko Chang, a 5 hour bus ride from Bangkok. We jumped off the ferry and straight into a 'taxi' to the south of the island. We ended up in a room on stilts straight off the pier , we could see the sea through the floor boards!
We spent a couple of days on the beach nearby but the sea seemed dirty so moved to a smaller island - Ko Wai. This would have bee ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Ko Chang 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 both travelled and worked in Spain, which is where we first met, back in 1971. Things back then were quite different, no plastic card banking or internet to smooth the way.
Our travels were put on hold for a few years whilst we brought up our two children. They now spend large chunks of their life exploring the world.
In in our mid to late 50's we decided it was time we took up travelling again and this time write our own travel blog. Hope it can compete with the younger generations.
We chose the nickname 'still crazy' because I guess that's what we are, still crazy. We completed three... full info