Thursday October 1, 2020

A winning Thai break

There is plenty to do and see in vibrant Bangkok, from relaxing massages and boat rides to visiting amazing temples and sampling the fine cuisine, writes Kieron Wood.

30th June, 2012
The Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) in Bangkok.

He was about 16 stone, hefty and muscular. She was just a slip of a thing, about seven stone. He leaned heavily across her, pushing down on her knee and opposite hip. She didn't seem to mind. In fact, she seemed to enjoy it - as did the 30 or so onlookers.

The couple - and the bystanders - were taking part in a course in Thai massage in the shadow of the Wat Pho temple in...

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