Not that we needed a lot of convincing, but the main drive for the trip to Thailand was a friend of my wife that seems to have defected there for good... Now we understand why. And we want some too! :) (11 photos)
A summary of my trip through Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia in 2007... (full story) (62 photos)
These are some photos from my first trip to Thailand.
I went there in end of march until middle of april... (full story) (9 photos)
Suphanburi, the settling of the famous literary piece entitled 'Khun Chang and Khun Phaen' was believed to be in existence since the Ayutthaya Period (circa 1491-1529). The central characters, Khun Phaen and Khun Chang loved the same woman, Phim, and fought to win her. The locals are very proud the fact the the story too the place in their own backyard. They have named several things around them after the characters of this play. Most of the are in Suphanburi lies in the Chao Phraya river basin.... (full story) (27 photos)
We travelled for 3 weeks through Thailand. Actually it was 2 weeks travelling and 1 week rest. We started in Bangkok and left a day before the coup. On our way to Chiangmai there where a couple of roadblocks but that didn't mean a great deal. From Chiangmai we travelled to Pattaya for a week of sun and sea. After seeing a gazillion temples and buddas we needed the rest.
The thing that impressed me the most were the monks and their humming chants while praying. The tranquility coming from those chants is soothing.... (full story) (5 photos)