The Road to Wat Pa Phu Kon

The Road to Wat Pa Phu Kon

There is a bonus with this post. Not only will I take you to the beautiful Wat Pa Phu Kon, close to the border with Laos, but I will share a little of the trip along the way and back. You will also see Peng, Gaun’s daughter, in more blog photos as we start to...
Seasons on an Isaan Farm – June

Seasons on an Isaan Farm – June

I thought that I would write a monthly update on what is happening on the family farm situated a few minutes drive on the outskirts of our village Chomphutong, in the small Isaan town of Si Bun Ruang. This post is partly for my benefit to record the change in seasons...
Ewawan Cave

Ewawan Cave

A cooler day yesterday and a massage appointment that was postponed for two hours had us heading the 40 km down highway 210 towards the town of Loei and Wat Erawan, a cave set in limestone cliffs with wonderful views over the surrounding countryside. I had read about...
A House Update

A House Update

Updated 6 July 2016: I have just published a 750 page eBook that follows the challenges, frustrations and successes of building a house in Thailand from the very start of us buying the land through to moving in and beyond. You will be part of our building team for...