Bangkok Stop-over; the capital of the Kingdom of Thailand June 2nd 2016 The flight to Bangkok on Thai International Airways is OK, though the food was not impressive (pasta dishes mainly, from a Thai Airline – nuts!) and the ‘In flight’ entertainment was pretty boring – we saw Spectre (the latest Bond movie), Everest (better than M expected), Black Mass with Johnny Depp - boring and finally to kill time M sees Hotel Transylvania (a kids cartoon film). That’s ... 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
Hi folks, we are Michael and Caroline, previously blogging as michaelandcaroline, to record our career break "gap year" - 2007 to 2009. We loved it so much we've decided to do it again!
Having tried desperately to reacclimatise to work and normal life after our last big adventure for the past 3 years (full marks for effort eh!), somehow this didn’t quite grab us as much as the thought of travelling to places we love and those we have aspired to & dreamed about but somehow haven’t made it to so far – so we had to put this right!!
Phase 1 started off in Nepal & Bhutan, we didn't ge... full info