Tag: Thailand

The Whole Picture: The Eaves of Wat Phra Kaew

The Whole Picture: The Eaves of Wat Phra Kaew

| May 23, 2011 | 2 Comments

This weeks’ ‘Whole Picture’ is doing double duty, serving also as our entry for ‘Travel Photography Roulette’.

Continue Reading

The Whole Picture: Garudas of the Grand Palace

The Whole Picture: Garudas of the Grand Palace

| May 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

Garuda is a national symbol of Thailand. In Thai mythology, the creature is known as the king of birds. With characteristics very much like an eagle, this ancient and enduring symbol embodies the Thai monarchy.

Continue Reading

Looking Back: The Deepest Need For Maps

Looking Back: The Deepest Need For Maps

| November 17, 2010 | 3 Comments

Without a tether, without an anchor to your bed back home. You move. You have no need for memories. You have the deepest need for maps.

Continue Reading

Rare Coincidences Are Very Common on the Road

Rare Coincidences Are Very Common on the Road

| October 13, 2010 | 38 Comments

To read about such incredible coincidences is one thing but to experience them is quite another.

Continue Reading

Snap de la semaine: Grand Palace, Bangkok

Snap de la semaine: Grand Palace, Bangkok

| July 19, 2010 | 1 Comment

Kathryn and Daniel will post a ‘Snap de la semaine’ irregulary, but at a rate of one per week. It is an original photo not otherwise on the site—it might be fresh from our camera, a new scan of some old film, a product of our fooling around with Photoshop, or a file from the […]

Continue Reading

Snap de la semaine: Ordination Hall, Bangkok

Snap de la semaine: Ordination Hall, Bangkok

| July 7, 2010 | 3 Comments

Built between 1783 and 1785, the Ordination Hall is just one of the many temples within the Grand Palace complex.

Continue Reading

Looking Back: Lumpinee Boxing Stadium

Looking Back: Lumpinee Boxing Stadium

| June 8, 2010 | 10 Comments

There is no spectacle in Bangkok like the boxers—their slick bodies like blown glass fresh from an oven.

Continue Reading