Homeward bound December 12th 2011 Even in the short space of three months, I manage to find room for a little nostalgia.
We're back in Hua Hin, the very first beach we visited in Thailand. Twenty-one destinations, eight countries and one enormous adventure later, being back here is like completing the circle. I love passing places and pointing them out, saying things like 'Oh, we went there for dinner that time, rememb ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Western Thailand » Hua Hin 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
Blue-eyed boy meets a brown-eyed girl. Oh, oh oh, the sweetest thing.
-By Bono, international rockstar, age 51
Blue-eyed boy meets a brown eyed girl; they don’t think much of each other at first. They get over it. They go out a few times. He’s traditional in the modern sense (he doesn't want to rush in to anything serious). She doesn’t care; she’s eighteen. Fast forward - she graduates, he can’t put it off any longer - they move in together. His worst fears are confirmed: she stops wearing matching undies. Her worst fears are confirmed: he's surgically attached to the remote. Th... full info