The King’s birthday is on 5th December each year, and it is a massive deal in Thailand. As far as we could tell, everybody loves the King – one tuk tuk driver told us he would die for his King (a tuk tuk is a three wheel passenger carrying moped – the best way to travel in Bangkok). We started our King’s birthday with some Thai massages (a must – slightly painful, but totally worth it in the end), before heading out to explore.
I’m on on some exciting travels around the world! We’ve been traveling for three weeks now, and I meant to keep a blog, but just haven’t got around to it … whoops! Luckily I have been posting some lengthy updates to Facebook, so bear with me while I catch up, and then I will try and post more regularly. Continue reading “Thailand Diaries: Touchdown”