It took almost exactly 48 hours, but tonight I’m in Natal, Brazil, in a shabby but nowhere near worst hotel I’ve ever stayed in, ready for my World Cup experience.My […]
In the centre of Bangkok a really flash, exclusive shopping centre opened last week. Think of a top International brand name, and it’s there. The day I went down to […]
Here’s what happened in Bangkok this weekend. I promise you it is all true. Although it sounds fictitious, sadly it is life in the Thai capital at the moment. A […]
Today the people who overthrew the Thai PM went on a victory lap around Bangkok. Tomorrow they’re planning a big rally. This is Thailand.
Not one single person in Thailand was shocked today when the Constitutional Court ordered Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and nine of her cabinet ministers to get on their bikes. Amid […]
I haven’t blogged for a while (okay it’s a bit longer than a while, but who’s counting) but now’s probably as good a time as ever to start again. We’ve […]