Ubon Ratchathani and Surin July 23rd 2012 We arrived in Ubon after crossing the border back into Thailand by foot giving us 15days on a new visa. We managed to stock up on some essentials like allergy pills and travel adaptors.
It was nice to be back in a Thai city and be the the only westerners around. Ubon is famous for its died cotton and there were little handicraft shops everywhere. We only stopped one night and there was a huge c ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Eastern Thailand » Ubon Ratchathani 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