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Thailand

Yep, it’s a coup

Just a few days after martial law was declared across Thailand, the coup d’etat has been made official. I think yesterday is going down as one of the strangest I’ve experienced. Not because anything happened to us personally – you still wouldn’t know anything has changed…

23 May, 2014
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Thailand

“This is not a coup”

In the early hours of this morning the Thai Army declared martial law across the country. That’s some news to wake up to. But no need to worry because the General has assured the world that: “This is not a coup”. Now, I’m no…

20 May, 2014
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Thailand

The motorcycle (crash) diaries

A few weeks ago we had a minor scooter crash. We walked away with just a few scrapes and bruises, but considering how lucky we were it’s still continuing to have an impact on our lives. Nothing major, nothing life-changing, but it hasn’t been a simple…

23 October, 2013
bikes
Thailand

The day the brakes failed on our scooter

As we untangled ourselves from the bike, I saw the odd angle at which my sandal was caught in the machinery. I had to blink a few times to make sure my foot wasn’t still in it. My left leg was shaking. This shaking…

7 October, 2013
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Thailand

A fear of failure

I had the most terrible dream last night. I found myself standing outside the door of a familiar building, my hand was extended ready to push through. Inside I could see the yellowy glow of lights and the faceless forms of several people bustling…

4 October, 2013