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Amanpuri Gallery Added

February 3rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

One of the most incredible places we visited in Thailand was Amanpuri Resort. Sharon wrote a blog about it here and I have uploaded the photos that I took. {wp-gallery-remote: gallery=0; rootalbum=77113; showalbumtitle=true; showsubalbums=true; showimagesheader=true;} More details on the resort can be found here. I was checking the prices to stay there and discovered that […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Photos · Phuket · Thailand · Update

The Reclining Buddha at Wat Pho

November 30th, 2007 · No Comments

Another of the interesting sites that we visited in Bangkok was called Wat Pho and its another beautiful temple on large grounds. It was pissing rain when we went so there aren’t many pictures of the exterior. Its also the place where I warned Sharon to be more respectful of religious icons otherwise there would […]

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Tags: Bangkok · Blogroll · Photos · Travel

Bangkok Pictures and Photo Processing

November 25th, 2007 · No Comments

I have updated the blog entry about Bangkok with pictures and have posted 2 new picture galleries. One is of general scenes in around and Bangkok (some appear in the blog above). The other is a gallery of the Grand Palace in Bangkok. The Grand Palace is something to behold, I was expected opulence but […]

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Tags: Bangkok · Blogroll · Photos · Technology · Travel

Thank you!

November 21st, 2007 · No Comments

Sharon and I returned back to Canada on Nov 14. We left on June 21 so we were gone for quite a while. All I can say is it’s good to be home in our own house. It’s not good to be home to Fall weather in Canada. I’m starting to think that all that […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Dubai · Kuwait · Post-trip · Travel

Oi vey, Oysters…

August 22nd, 2007 · No Comments

The great thing about Phuket is that it is an island surrounded by the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand.  Outside our window are fishing boats galore.  Fresh seafood is the pride and joy in this part of the world. Being die hard seafood fans, we just could not pass this up.  Daily, we have […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Thailand · Travel