Driving – Expect the Unexpected

Driving in Thailand. You have beem warned, expect the unexpected!

National & Royal Anthems of Thailand

National Anthem of Thailand "Phleng Chat Thai" - "เพลงชาติไทย" "Phleng Chat Thai", the current National Anthem of Thailand, is the latest and longest running of many National Anthems used in the history of Siam/Thailand. Thailand's first National Anthem, “Jom Raj Jong Charoen” (Long Live the King), was written by Phraya Sri Sunthornvoharn. King Rama II composed … Continue reading National & Royal Anthems of Thailand

SAMUI 2017 HOLIDAYS

Thailand officially observes 23 national holidays and several religious observances.

Samui Floods 2016

Samui Floods 2016 The tropical rain commenced on the 2nd December, 2016 and was the most rain I have seen in my 15 years living in Samui. These photos have been taken by me, sent to me by friends or collected from my friends posts about the floods in Samui. Close to 100 photos of … Continue reading Samui Floods 2016

BANGRAK NIGHT MARKET

Bangrak Night Market is a Traditional Thai Night Market, located in the north-east corner of Koh Samui, not far from Samui's biggest tourist attraction, Big Buddha.  There is live music, Thai food, many shopping options and a beer garden. Lots of people, lots to see and lots to eat; Bangrak night market is highly recommended! A … Continue reading BANGRAK NIGHT MARKET

King Rama X of the Chakri Dynasty

Maha Vajiralongkorn, 64, was named crown prince by his father in 1972, at the age of 20.