General, Travel

Happy Birthday Jade!

This week has been full of firsts and lasts, and has revitalised us in time for the Christmas week. It’s Jade’s 23rd Birthday today – Happy Birthday. I’d say have a great day, but you’ve spent the weekend with me, so I know it’s been awesome. It’s really capped off an interesting week, and has led us into a bizarre one with a spring in our step. Continue reading “Happy Birthday Jade!”

General, Travel

Happy Birthday, and Happy Father’s Day

Today, December 5th, is an extremely important day in Thai culture. Today is King Rama IX’s birthday, and therefore, Thai Father’s day. It is a national holiday over here, which means one awesome thing for everyone – the day off. I can’t say I’ve done much mind, but a day off is always welcome. They make a huge deal about this day, and their monarchy, in Thailand, aside from Loi Krathong, it’s been our only proper look into Thai culture. Continue reading “Happy Birthday, and Happy Father’s Day”