Ayuthaya June 11th 2012 It was an early 9am start for us (yawn, haha!) followed by a 3rd class train ride to Ayuthaya. the train was really hot but bearable and we both dozed on and off for the 2hr journey.
Outside the open train windows we pass little huts that people live in made out of wood and corrugated iron, people roam the train lines collecting rubbish. As we get further from the capital the land gets swampy a ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Ayutthaya 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
Jordan and I are off travelling for approx 8 months. We have been working hard for the last few years getting our degrees up in Manchester then moving back to Milton Keynes where Jordan works as a recruitment consultant and I have just finished a PGCE training to be a Geography teacher.
We are starting off in Dubai seeing some friends for a few days then Thailand-Australia-New Zealand and who knows where else!... full info