Welcome to my 'Land of Smiles'

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Chantaburi

Thung Wao beach See More

Udon Thani

Udon after the Rainy Season
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Pattaya City

Pattaya beach at sunset See More

Kanchanaburi

The Bridge over the River Kwai
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Nong Khai

Banks of the Mekong River on the border of Laos See More

Wat Khaosukim

Temple retreat in the mountains of Chantaburi See More

Aranyaprathet

Wat Sadok Kok Thom. ruins of an 11th Century Khmer Temple
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Bangkok

Wat Pra Keow nicknamed the Emerald Palace Read More

Ayutthaya

The city of Siam main causeway to the largest of the 33 temples Read More


Latest Additions:

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Silenced

Creepy. Eerie. A 'not quite' silence that whispers "Junta". Nobody wants to talk politics. Mention the Government and you can see in their faces a wantonness. But they do not know what to say. In a... Read More

An Issan Village

Por Jon, a deceptively strong man, 5 foot 7 inches with the physique of an Asian racing snake and unusually tall for an Issan man but baring all the hallmarks of a 65 year old hard working rural Thai... Read More

Tipping

Tourists give the waiter or the bar staff or the taxi driver a tip and forget about the cleaning staff and the room maids. They forget the workers at the bottom of the pay ladder. And the locals who... Read More


Places to see:

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Ayutthaya

Capital of old Siam & King Mongkut
made famous by Anna Leonowens

Bangkok

Krung Thep Mahanakon. Thai Capital
City of excitement & discovery

Kanchanaburi

Home of the Bridge on the River Kwai
National parks, wildlife, & waterfalls

Pattaya

Great food, great entertainment
a great place to be for music and beer