Chiang Mai: Exploring Temples and Bringing in a New Year January 11th 2013 From Kanchanaburi we took a short 3 hour bus to the Northern Bangkok bus station where we caught an overnight bus to Chiang Mai. It wasn't a sleeper bus with beds but they provided blankets and the chairs reclined enough to get some sleep. Since we hadn't booked the tickets to Chiang Mai in advance we had to take seats on the one bus that had 3 seats left. That meant arriving to Chiang Mai ... read more
Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Chiang Mai 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
We are Tyler and Rebecca, and we are addicted to sunshine!
We also get lost A LOT, think there are few things in life better than "ocean hair", are Philadelphia Eagles fans (NFL), are obsessed with street food and hole-in-the wall restaurants and have just started to stoke our passion for travel!!
Originally from London, Ontario, Canada we recently completely an unbelievable backpacking trip through South-East Asia and China.
The early blogs on this site are very personal to Rebecca since the initial purpose for the blog was to keep in touch with home.
Our real adventure began in Singapo... full info