Category Archives: Thailand

I spent six months in this amazing country in 2007/08 – one month one the beach and training to be a TEFL teacher, and five months teaching English in Pua, Nan Province, at the most easterly point of the Himalayas.
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Loy Krathong, Thailand.

                                                For weeks beforehand, there was a buzz of excitement around the school. The teachers were as … Continue reading

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The Monk Trees of Thailand

Outside the gates of the school I worked at in Thailand stood some unusually dressed trees. When I asked the head of the English Department why these trees were wearing such fancy garments he explained that monks are sacred, they … Continue reading

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