This one comes from Natalya from Russia. :) The card pictures the head of Buddha in Wat Mahathat, part of the Ayutthaya historical park.
The Ayutthaya historical park covers the ruins of the old city of Ayutthaya, Thailand. 68 more words
It was the eighth of October. And I had to wake up at 7am. We were no more than four days in, but those four days had been peppered with noise, general class sleeper carriages, bed bugs and happened to coincide with the Dussehra. 1,186 more words
When the Khmer Rouge were ousted from power in 1979, Cambodia was a mess. The school system was of course just one of the victims of the regime, so in hindsight it has been remarkable that the number of children enrolled at school in Cambodia has risen to levels as good – or better – than those of the 1960s. 680 more words