Monthly Archives: June 2007

I’m a Barbie girl…

Remember when you were a kid and got your hands on a Barbie doll or the amazing Stretch Armstong action figure?  (Why dolls for boys are called action figures I will never know).  Remember when you would see how many … Continue reading

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Cabbages and Condoms

It’s a restaurant in Bangkok.  No, really.  We just finished dinner here.  Instead of breath mints, you get condoms with you r bill.  The food is excellent and the concept is in support of the “foremost non-governmental charitable organization”.  The … Continue reading

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More on Bangkok

Bangkok is a huge city with horrendous traffic. Its a good example of what happens when there isn’t a great deal of urban planning along with little or no pollution controls. Here’s a typical example of Bangkok’s idea of urban … Continue reading

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One night in Bangkok…

Well it has actually been three nights in Bangkok, and my senses are on overload.  It is nothing and everything I expected it to be.  A city of about 10 million people, traffic everywhere, winding streets with tiny off shoots … Continue reading

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Travelling with Sharon

As most of you well know, Sharon likes things to be done in a particular way and travelling is no exception. Case in point; we left Toronto at about 11:00 PM (late flight of course) on Air Canada for a … Continue reading

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