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More to looking back

I was asked recently to add more information to some of the photos I post to make them more interesting. Now I am not sure if my fumbling abuse of written english will improve your enjoyment of my photos or not but I am willing to give it a whirl. 221 more words


Prague & Amsterdam: Part Two

Prague was incredible. After taking the tube, train, plane, bus, metro, tram, and a steep walk uphill, we finally arrived at our hostel. We stayed in Old Prague in a great hostel ten minutes away from the Charles Bridge. 1,008 more words

Socks, lady boys and good food – Welcome to Chiang Mai

When leaving Ayutthaya I chose to go up north of Thailand to Chiang Mai - the third place on my route. You can find my detailed perfect route through Thailand… 1,134 more words


Things to do with (or without) a baby in Belgium: Sample the world's best beer - West Vleteren

According to my calendar it is March. Yes! And with our adopted adult family member, Uncle Johan, in tow, we made like adventurers and headed (finally!) to the beer holy grail, West Vleteren. 334 more words


Sacred Dance for the Tibetan New Year

In the Yungdrung Bön tradition, during the 1st month of the New Year sometime between the 5th & 15th according to the lunar calendar, the one day event of cham dance is held.  174 more words

Young monks in Mandalay Hill

Taken in Mandalay hill, Myanmar, in February 2015

Luang Prabang Was A Gem - Is It Still?

Before technology, you learned about those “great places, those must see places” through word of mouth. One traveller would whisper to another and then to another just like the telephone game little kids play. 225 more words