Author Archives: Mike

About Mike

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

How time flies ….

Four years ago yesterday I was just about to step onto this plane at Sydney Airport to make the big move here to Bangkok, with my worldly possessions reduced to the contents of 1 backpack and 2 suitcases. And I’m still here … Continue reading

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A Bangkok Photowalk -Klong Bang Luang Market.

As I mentioned in my last post, I recently went on a photowalk with the “Bangkok Photographers” Facebook group, starting from the Bang Wa BTS station in the bottom left of the Google earth pic above, and finishing at the … Continue reading

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Lotus Flower.

As a lotus flower is born in water, grows in water and rises out of water to stand above it unsoiled, so I, born in the world, raised in the world having overcome the world, live unsoiled by the world Continue reading

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Fight night, Rajadamnern Stadium

My brother and sister, with their respective spouses, were in town recently en-route to Laos, stopping over in the Big Mango for a few days. Us guys had a boys night out at Rajadamnern Stadium, watching the Muay Thai fights Continue reading

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Land of a million elephants !

The girlfriend and I have recently come back from a couple of weeks in Laos, taking advantage of some cheap air fares from Bangkok, and some good hotel deals. Of course, there is always a reason behind those good deals … Continue reading

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“Tak Bat” (alms giving, Luang Prabang, Laos)

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