Homestay in Southern Thailand

I awoke to a rooster’s call. It was 6:00 a.m. and muggy, but the air was cool. I had been sleeping on a mat on the floor under mosquito netting. I had one of those “Where am I?” moments. Then I remembered, we had stayed with a family the night before on a rubber treeContinue reading “Homestay in Southern Thailand”

Sometimes it rains on your plans–especially in the rain forest :-)

Well, it hasn’t done much but rain during our two night stay in the jungle, so all I’ve been doing is reading and eating pad thai – which is kind of nice, but I’ll be good and ready for a serious kayaking session if the rain ever stops! During dinner, the power went out andContinue reading “Sometimes it rains on your plans–especially in the rain forest :-)”