According to travel books and the likes this is the best time to travel to Thailand. Temperatures are comparatively low, and rainfalls are scarce. But forget the Lonely Planet. Forget what they say about pre-booking and planning ahead to avoid disappointment.

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The months of whinging will soon be over.

I haven’t been on a proper holiday since the day I returned from Australia. That was three years ago. And no, I do not count a couple of days getaway in Luebeck as a holiday. Travelling from Hamburg to Luebeck is like going from Sydney to Paramatta. Probably in all respects. Plus, Ryanair reckons Luebeck IS Hamburg.