Landed in Madrid

Madrid, 07.01.2013 Ladies and gentlemen, this is your captain speaking. We'll soon be landing in Madrid where the weather is cloudy and local temperature about zero degrees. I hope you enjoyed this blog from Madrid to Bangkok and further south through the Thai jungle until the beaches of Kho Khao, Pan Beach, Koh Lanta and …

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Au revoir Bangkok

Bangkok, 06.01.2013 We woke up with the sun rising over the Chao Phraya river in the first cozy comfortable hotel beds of our entire vacation, in the Riva Surya hotel. Great place! Nice breakfast alone on the hotel terrace on the river, checkout, and off we went to our short Bangkok shopping and sightseeing trip. …

B2B (km 2780, back to Bangkok)

Bangkok, 05.01.2013 Today we drove back from Koh Lanta to Bangkok, 870 km, in 12:20 hours. The first 1:30 we spent to get to the mainland, taking the 2 car ferries from Koh Lanta and getting only 50 km done. The last 1:30 we entered Bangkok city, also doing no more then 30-40 km. The …

Jetlagged (km 320, BKK airport-Kui Buri)

After felt 24h of traveling yesterday morning we arrived in Bangkok. Tired but happy. Once we got our car, the adventure began. Literally. Try reading road signs in Thai! And here they drive like in Britain, on the wrong side of the road. We drove 5h out of Bangkok an it felt like the city …