Thailand: Doi Inthanon

Written by drseb on April 12th, 2010

Wachirathan waterfalls at Doi Inthanon National Park:

The King’s pagoda :
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Thailand: Doi Suthep, Wat Pha Singh, Wat Chedi Luang in Chiang Mai

Written by drseb on April 11th, 2010

Doi Suthep located at the top of the mountains of Chiang Mai:


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Thailand: Elephand ride and bamboo rafting around Chiang Mai

Written by drseb on April 10th, 2010

Elephant ride:


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Thailand: Long neck village near Chiang Mai

Written by drseb on April 8th, 2010

A few pictures taken at the long neck village close to Chiang Mai:


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Thailand: Snake Farm near Chiang Mai

Written by drseb on April 8th, 2010

Here are a few pictures taken during the show at the Snake Farm near Chiang Mai.

The show started right off with two cobras which I believe were King cobras.


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Thailand: Bangkok’s Chinatown

Written by drseb on April 7th, 2010

If you want to experience Chinatown when it is busiest you should go during the day, I was mostly interested in taking night pictures and went at sunset:

This store has all the ingredients needed for a fantastic soup: shark fins, sea horses, snakes, and many other delicacies that leave foreigners puzzled:
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Thailand: Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn)

Written by drseb on April 6th, 2010

Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) is in the Bangkok Yai district next to the west bank of the Chao Phraya river. If you are on the other side it is way faster to simply cross the river by boat rather than trying to reach it by car, as the latter could take you an hour instead of just couple minutes by boat.


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Thailand: Kanchanaburi, bridge on the river Kwai

Written by drseb on April 5th, 2010

A friend and I visited the Kanchanburi province and stopped at the bridge on the river Kwai, this was a warm day at just 44 degrees Celsius…


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Thailand: Damnoen Saduak floating market

Written by drseb on April 5th, 2010

This floating market located 60 miles west of Bangkok was called one of the few ‘unspoiled’ markets by the touristic guide I purchased in the US.

Unfortunately if you arrive past 9am this market is as touristic as it gets. So, if you really want to enjoy it you should come as early as possible (before 8 am) when only locals might be present.


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Thailand: Ampawa

Written by drseb on April 4th, 2010

Ampawa is quiet and peaceful in the morming and progressively transforms into a hectic market flooded by tourists by late afternoon. We stayed overnight at the Thanicha Guest House which was comfortable enough with a cosy atmosphere.


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