• tilakgood

    Photos of the Day – Vaishnava Tilak

    More Photographs from the Wedding What beautiful faces! On their forehead they carry the mark of their devotion to the God Vishnu. The  tilak design consists of  ...

  • handsold

    Today’s Photo – watching the wedding

    Watching the Wedding Procession The wedding procession was amazing,  horses pulling fancy coaches, an elephant and even a  local guru riding on top of a van. I thought this...

  • weddingfix

    Photo of the Day – Varanasi Wedding

    Just beautiful! I thought I would start with posting photographs  for a while.  This is a   photograph of a very young  groom.  The wedding took place...

  • shiva2

    The bad/good day

    I’m getting used to the idea that I may never sleep through the night,  so I prepare myself by stocking  up on 50 rupee  (75 cents) DVDs...

  • nepaligirl

    Teej – Katmandu

    After two uneventful plane flights to Katmandu I am met at the Airport by Ganga, the owner Nepal Hiking Team where I booked the Mount Kailash trip. ...

I’m getting used to the idea that I may never sleep through the night,  so I prepare myself by stocking  up on 50 rupee  (75 cents) DVDs and some fruit.    At 3am I’m up watching the director version of Runaway Bride and munching on bananas.  The movie is impossible fluffy but I don’t care, its non-stop English and very predictable.

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After two uneventful plane flights to Katmandu I am met at the Airport by Ganga, the owner Nepal Hiking Team where I booked the Mount Kailash trip.  It’s a short in distance, long in time, drive from the airport to Thamel, the tourist ghetto where I am staying.  As the taxi driver dodges motorbikes, rickshaws cows and pedestrians, Read More

September 9th,

Last day in Bangkok. After my now, standard breakfast of banana pancake and Nescafe, I pull out the “must see list” made for me by the lovely man at the Mae Thorani shrine. I decide to go to Watin temple. Read More