Traveling backwards 7 December 5th 2015 I feel that this journey is not really complete until I get back from my old home in England to my new home in Thailand. I work as a teacher in Bangkok, but live with my wife in the central plains region which is known as the rice bowl of Thailand. It's about 500 kilometers by road from my home in Bangkok to our home in Satuk, near Buriram, where we have a small fruit farm. We are both teachers, s ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Eastern Thailand » Buriram 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.
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