Why I left Thailand – to come back to England

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People thought I was crazy to leave. I had been living in a small apartment over the road from a lovely beach on the island of Koh Samui. Every day I witnessed a gorgeous sunrise or sunset, drank delicious fruit …

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Lucky Day Colours in Thailand

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I taught at a private school in Hat Yai for nearly seven months and I loved every minute of it. One thing I noticed was that every day the Thai teachers wore different colour uniforms. I thought it seemed a …

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Happy New Year!!

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Happy New Year everyone!! Hope you had a brilliant time and saw the new year in with style. I received my blog stats for the year on the 1st January and realised I only wrote 14 blog posts in 2013, …

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A day in the life of an English teacher in Thailand

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I thought you might be interested in exactly how a day goes teaching here in Hat Yai, Thailand, so here goes… Wake up at 05:45.  I have gate duty and assembly duty at school so have to be there at …

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Teaching English as a Foreign Language – TEFL

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Those of you who have been following my blog for a while, know that I left my corporate job in Germany in July 2011, because it wasn’t rewarding and I felt like I wasn’t making a real difference in the …

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