To be a tourist again April 2nd 2012 It's easy to get into a lazy routine here in Bangkok. With the giant and always empty swimming pool below us, delicious and inexpensive food a few minutes walk away and school for a mere eight hours a week, life is cushy here. Sure, there are activities and sights in Bangkok we haven't seen yet. There are hundreds of islands in Thailand we've yet to set foot on, waterfalls we haven' ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Bangkok 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 live for new experiences, which has taken me on quite the journey over the past four years.
Bob and I attended college together in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, where we both grew up. After graduation we dabbled in the real estate world, but it was poor timing. Wanting to try something new we moved to Yangzhou, China to teach English. We accepted teaching positions, packed and left the world we knew all within a month. We quickly toured Tokyo and Thailand before moving to rural China.
We returned home for nine months after teaching before we decided we absolutely had to see more of ... full info