Author Archives: Mike

About Mike

A recently retired "Baby Boomer" , looking forward to having more time for my photography and travel.

An elephant sized folly ?..the Erawan Museum.

costly ornamental building with no practical purpose, especially a tower or mock-Gothic ruin built in a large garden or park.

One of Thailand’s more eccentric moneyed class was Lek Viriyaphant, the creator of the Ancient City and the Sanctuary of Truth in Pattaya, and also the Erawan Museum on the outskirts of Bangkok.
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After our week in paradise Ko Lipe it was time to move on to our next destination, Langkawi. For most of the year there are 2 daily ferries and many speedboats that make the fairly short trip between the 2 … Continue reading

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Ko Lipe….revisited again.

Another visit to Paradise… Continue reading

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Catch up time – a Bangkok photo walk

A photo walk around the Bang Kho Laem community of Bangkok. Continue reading

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Here’s looking at you…..

The internet speed here at our resort on Ko Lipe is not all that great, so I will not try and upload heaps of fishy photos for your enjoyment ….that can wait till we get back ! Besides that, there … Continue reading

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Songkran is coming !

In Thailand, when the shops start stocking Hawaiian style shirts you know that the Songkran festival is approaching. But like back home when the stores start getting all Christmassy much too early, it’s still a month until the world’s biggest … Continue reading

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