Mark looks pretty happy on our first songthaew, but Derek and I were both a little worse for wear having had no sleep on the overnight bus. At this point we hoped we were going to the ferry pier, but we weren't 100% sure!
So far, scam free! November 7th 2006 Despite "Reet's" recent warning that I just got hardcore scammed (who are you, Reet? Do I know you?) things seem to be going well. Maybe we did get scammed into going to the particular agent that we did, but I'm glad that we did because everything is going really well.
The bus we took was not a government bus, it was private, which did slightly concern me because I have heard lots of warnings ... read more
Asia » Thailand » South-West Thailand » Ko Samui 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