Wat Pho: Pictures from the Temple

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I just realized that I forgot to post photos from our visit to Wat Pho in Bangkok.  Here they are!  Just click on the thumbnail to take you to the photo and you can scroll through.     Advertisements

Brain Chemistry: Serotonin and Sharks in Thailand

"soft coral photo"

This, my eighth (or ninth, I’ve lost count) trip to Koh Samui, Thailand, was by far the longest journey.  Flight 1 – Kingston to Toronto with a layover, Flight 2 – Toronto to Hong Kong with a layover, Flight 3 … Continue reading

Pit-Stop Canada: There’s no place like home.

northern ontario photo

Before continuing on our much anticipated journey to India, we felt a calling to visit the Great White North during the hot sticky summer to wave a hello and give hugs to friends and family.  Since we have close friends … Continue reading

The Magnificent Machu Picchu and the Journey Home

Machu Picchu

Day 5:  Machu Picchu (“Old Mountain”) Despite getting to sleep rather late and the preceding 4  consecutive days of trekking, we were determined to beat the buses to the gate entrance to Machu Picchu that morning.  With our necessities for … Continue reading

Titicaca and the Two Faces of Cusco

It was a close call catching the bus to Titicaca (pronounced “tee-tee-ka-ka”) on that nutty morning in La Paz.  We did, however make it, thanks to our stellar taxi driver.  Amid one of the hundred traffic jams our bus sat … Continue reading