Tag Archives: SouthEastAsia

World Trip 2012-13: Day 16 – Bangkok, Thailand

Friday 12 October 2012. Highlights: Jim Thompson House and Museum, Shopping at MBK, Muay Thai (Thai Kickboxing). The tour officially ended at 8 am today but I had planned activities with my fellow travellers Sue, Ray, Sarah and Catherine and … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 15 – Bangkok, Thailand

Thursday 11 October 2012. Highlights: Royal Temple of Wat Po, Canal Ride, Farewelling group members. After our quick showers we headed off for a short tour of Bangkok feeling a little under the weather, some more than others. A local … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 14 – Koh Phangan to Bangkok, Thailand

Wednesday 10 October 2012. Highlights: Overnight train Today was the long day that had multiple transportation methods from sitting in the back of a truck on dirt roads, to a ferry, to a double decker bus and finally and overnight … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 13 – Koh Phangan, Thailand

Tuesday 9 October 2012. Highlights: Fun in the sun, Aroma Massage, Hiking, BBQ seafood, Chinese Lanterns. Late start today still saw me the first one to breakfast at 8.30 am. Now some of the girls went to the Half Moon … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 12 – Koh Samui and Koh Phangan, Thailand

Monday 8 October 2012. Highlights: Ang Thong National Marine Park, Kayaking in the Gulf of Thailand. A major seafaring day, not for those with motion sickness for sure. We checked out early from the hotel and had our bags locked … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 11 – Koh Samui, Thailand

Sunday 7 October 2012 Highlights: Elephant ride, Patting a tiger, Ferry crossing to Koh Samui. Today we headed to the island of Koh Samui located on the East Coast in the Gulf of Thailand. A roughly 3 hour van transfer … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 10 – Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand

Saturday 6 October 2012 Highlights: Shadow puppets. For once I was the first one into the breakfast room, keen to avoid yesterday’s lateness. Breakfast choices were few but toast and corn flakes will do. We have a 7 hour drive … Continue reading

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