Only In Thailand April 6th 2012 GETTING TO CHIANG MAI INVOLVED a bit more than the usual prescribed hassles.<span><span> We flew out of Hanoi at 8am and arrived in Bangkok a couple hours later, still tired from another early morning.<span> Not wanting to waste an extra day sitting around Bangkok we went straight to the train station hoping to catch the noon train for Chiang Mai.<span> Upon arriving at the ... read more
Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Chiang Mai » Doi Suthep 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
My husband Travis and I are about to embark on a 5 month journey through South Asia! I just completed my Masters of Social Work program this Spring and am ready to go explore the world! We plan to visit Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Nepal and India! Our main goal is to explore new cultures, cuisines, and locations. We plan to take a break from our travels in Nepal to spend time volunteering with the organization, Sarvodaya. This is a dream come true for me and I cant wait to get started!
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