My name is Dave Early and I am a retired police officer now living in Thailand. My website is basically a blog of my motorcycle travels and adventures in S.E. Asia, This post is a quick summary of my law enforcement career and my decision to retire.
In the early ’80′s I became a member of the Blue Knight’s International Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club, Michigan 1 Chapter. This is where my daughter and I participated in our first charity rides, and also made lifelong friends. Actually, more like family, as all our events were family oriented. Over time, my membership lapsed but [...]
Have you seen scorpions glow in the dark?
Have you ever seen a “Vinegaroon”?
I hadn’t. Have a look……..
Read how I “crawled” into a strange, but quite interesting hobby.
There are some strange displays of Buddhist beliefs in Thailand. This is only a few kilometers from my home and for my friends that live here, it is worth a visit.
I learned of a Kachin Manau festival being held near the Burma border, but I knew little of what it was about. It’s a nice village, with terrific views and friendly people, so I decided to make the trip.
This is the current travel and country information by the U.S. State Department. Click on their link to “Background Notes” for some interesting history of Thailand.
A nice ride through the mountains and National Parks to a quaint railway station and tunnel in the mountains.
This is the main line from Chiang Mai to Bangkok and carries hundreds of passengers daily.