Traveling backwards 6 October 22nd 2015 Well here I am, and it's the last evening in my old home. Where did that month go? I have mixed feelings of course, but the decision was made to sell the place and I'll go through with it this time. It says in the NT: "If you want to plough a straight furrow, don't look back." So, come what may, I'm pressing onward.
Just about everything has gone from the house, either sold or given away. ... 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 decided to write this blog because most people, understandably, write about leaving home to start an adventure; whereas this blog is concerned with going home. I come from England, but I've been living and working in Thailand for around 7 years now. Most of the writing will be about England so sorry, if you've been misled by the Bangkok location. However in order to even things out, I intend to conclude this blog with my return to Bangkok and to include some information and pictures of Thailand which may be of interest to those of you who have not been there.
I've never written a blog bef... full info