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Ayutthaya has temple ruins, lots of them, and they are some of the most magnificent in Thailand. Awarded UNESCO world heritage status in 1991, it was the second Siamese capital after Sukhothai. Ayutthaya offers a change in pace from Bangkok, … Continue reading
We arrived in Surit Thani after an amazingly pleasant overnight journey on the train. Managing to dodge the touts, we made it to the ferry office, to book our place on the ferry to Koh Samui. Breakfast was on the … Continue reading
We managed to get ourselves a relatively cheap ride to Hua Hin from Kanchanaburi, saving ourselves at least 6 hrs on the train. Which gave us 1/2 a day more to explore Hua Hin. After a short stop for drug … Continue reading
Staying at the amusingly named Good Times Resort this was our lovely view at breakfast. It really was quite lovely to spend time watching the river start the day, before we headed off further around the Kanchanaburi region to explore. … Continue reading
Next stop on our travels is Kanchanaburi. This means an early 5am start to beat the notorious Bangkok traffic jams, so we could make our train on time. Even at this time traffic was starting to build. The trains to … Continue reading
Today saw us lined up at MBK awaiting opening at 10am. This is what happens when you travel with teenagers – there is not enough shopping hrs in a day, particularly when your list is so long! Luckily numerous trips … Continue reading
Chatachuk market was our first stop after breakfast this morning. I have been trying to visit here for the last 6 years but every time we are in Bangkok its mid week and therefore not open. With more than 8,000 … Continue reading