Northern Thailand February 22nd 2007 When last you heard for us we were in Lampang.
From there we caught a bus to Chiang Mai. It was a pretty smooth transfer. We wanted to go to this Elephant Conservation Center which was on the way to Chaing Mai 27 km out of Lampang. We hailed a Songtow to take us there. A songtow is a little pickup truck with benches in the back. It turned out to be not such a good idea. The poor little ... read more
Asia » Thailand 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've been seeking the elusive paca waca for a few years now and are continuing our Southeast Asia quest this winter. The plan is to spend 2 months in the Philippines touring and diving, then move on to Malaysia. We may or may not dive in Malaysia depending on whether we can find reasonable accommodations in Mobul and get permits to dive in Sipidan. Otherwise we will probably tour peninsular Malaysia for about 20 days. We have a flight home on April 20 from KL.
From our 2006 trip.
Our current plan is to leave for Bangkok via Seoul (12 hour layover) on December 26 2006. All we have p... full info