AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Bangkok


Posted on Feb 3, 2014

Posted from Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand.

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Primate Cities


Posted on Jan 24, 2014

When we first arrived in Bangkok it was a surprise to be in such a developed city. It has an urban metro system known as the BTS Skytrain, which is the first city metro system we’ve encountered since Beijing; most cities in Southeast Asia don’t even have a public bus system. The Skytrain is also quite impressive because as the name suggests, it’s in the sky (almost), at about the same level as the fourth floor in the...

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Bangkok: 10,000 Miles Covered


Posted on Dec 28, 2013

We have reached Bangkok and according to our approximate track we have covered 10,000 miles since leaving the UK. This is good news as I can now celebrate my 30th birthday in Bangkok and also see the new year in here (the dress code in the champagne bars does seem to be an issue though). We have only flown once so far, and that was a 1 hour flight in Vietnam to save a 20 hour train journey. So 10 train journeys and 7 bus journeys, add...

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