Adventures in Chiang Mai – Weeks 1 & 2

While Chiang Mai means “New City”, the Old City still retains its moat and a vast amount of the walls that creates its distinctive square centre; this remains the historic and cultural centre of the city however there is plenty more to explore.

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Hua Hin – Our First Two Weeks

After a pretty relaxed week on Koh Samui, it was time to head back to mainland Thailand and another longer stay in one place. This time we were travelling to the town of Hua Hin (the original ‘seaside resort town’ of Thailand), about 200km (by road) south of Bangkok and right on the coast with a 5-6 km stretch of beach.

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A Fleeting Visit to Surat Thani

For us Surat Thani was a little stopover for a few days to help breakup what would have been an even longer day of travel than it already was. So here’s our travel day from Penang in Malaysia to Surat Thani, Thailand and a little of what we saw there.

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