South East Asia

Elephant Trekking in Chiang Mai

September 2, 20104 Comments

The Hotel We arrived in Chiang airport and the transfer to the Hotel was quick with the airport so near to the city. John decided on this hotel on the last day in samui. He certainly picked abelter, it’s £18 for the room which includes all the usual, the fastest wifi we have had anywhere […]

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Episode 4- Planes Trains and Automobiles, Coaches, Tuk Tuks, Sky-train

August 31, 20100 Comments

So goodbye then Samui, we will miss you quite a lot. But we set off this morning very excited about our multiple faceted journey ahead of us. For those of you with attention span of a goldfish here are the highlights before I start blathering on about the whole journey in excruciating detail. Taxi to […]

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Episode 3 – Chicky: Cultural Learnings of Thailand for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Little Britain

August 28, 20100 Comments

Today’s blog is brought to you live from the beach and I have included a gratuitous shot of my bare feet just to prove the point. I apologise for the delay in the blogging I am having a bit of trouble with my sleep timings which have swung from late nights out in Patong till […]

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Episode 2 – Phuket Nights

August 25, 20102 Comments

We are having a quiet night in tonight ready for an earlyish flight to Ko Samui tomorrow. Here’s what we have been up to for the last few days The Hotel We continued our B&B bookings by choosing the Tiger Inn, it is located about 300 yards from the beach and close to the main […]

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Episode 1 : Strains on a Plane

August 21, 20101 Comment

Episode 1 I left you last time having literally just arrived in Bangkok at our airport hotel and posted my blatherings from the flight. To keep you up to date, the second leg of the flight from Abu Dhabi was even better than the first, we managed four seats each to ourselves so we could […]

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