At 12.28 Train 48 pulled out of Prachuap Khiri Khan station and just over 4 hours later – a jaunt by comparison with earlier journeys – arrived at Surathani. 987 more words
Ko Samui (or Koh Samui, Thai: Thailand, pronounced ) is an island off the east coast of the Kra Isthmus, Thailand.
Geographically in the Chumphon Archipelago, it is part of Surat Thani Province, Ko Samui was granted Municipality status and thus is now locally self-governing. 50 more words
Like most backpackers, we had formed some sort of idea where we wanted to go and when before we left to travel! We quickly learned that it’s not always best to lock yourself into certain situations … as you may need to escape them quickly. 619 more words
This might seem like an obvious thing to do, but when you are overseas especially in a busy, and full on place like Thailand you can easily forget the smart tactics you might ordinarily use back home. 1,849 more words