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Hanoi City Tour Photos

December 13th, 2007 · No Comments

I’ve added a gallery from July 3 of a tour of Hanoi City (mostly in the rain as it turns out). The Ho Chi Minh Tomb is incredible but you are not allowed cameras so I was only able to get shots was we walked by to get into the queue. Here’s the gallery: {wp-gallery-remote: […]

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Pictures and Post Updates

November 21st, 2007 · No Comments

I have started to add pictures and some additional blogs and I am back dating them so they fit into the correct timeline. To find out what the latest picture and blog posts are, please visit The latest updates will be just after the main picture. It would be really handy if somebody could […]

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More on Bangkok

June 29th, 2007 · 1 Comment

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 planning. This picture was taken from the Skytrain platform on the main street in Bangkok. […]

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One night in Bangkok…

June 29th, 2007 · No Comments

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 where one can find just about anything.  Street vendors plying their wares, and the constant […]

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