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A Photo A Week Challenge: Hands

Thanks to Nancy Merrill Photography for this challenge – to post a photo featuring hands. I have used a different take on the human hand – I took this photo back in 2015 at the White temple (Wat Rong Khun) Chiang Rai, northern Thailand. You can read all about our travels here

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Fun

The subject of this week’s challenge couldn’t have come at a better time after the week Chief and I have had.  We are in need of some fun and thank you fellow bloggers for providing that today with the Weekly Photo Challenge.  Last year I was fortunate enough to spend the day at Patara Elephant […]

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Southern Thailand

Finishing off our travels with a photo gallery – I’ll leave the travel writing to the professionals!

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From Elephant to Golden Triangle

Having sat on an elephant for the first time in my life I was feeling stiffness in places I didn’t even think I had muscles so jumping on and off a mini bus the following day was probably not the best recovery plan.  Nevertheless, that’s exactly what we did as we joined the tourist trail […]

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The Elephant Keeper

Today I scrubbed an elephant with a nail brush.  It reminded me of that prison punishment when prisoners are made to scrub the toilet with a toothbrush.  The difference being I was in seventh heaven! Now in the northern Thai city of Chiang Mai, it was time for our day at Patara Elephant Farm – […]

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The Fourteen Day Travel Writer

I will soon be jetting off on my travels, accompanied by my ‘Significant Other’, Friday in fact and I thought I’d turn my hand (or keyboard) to a spot of travel blogging.  I’ve never done it before and now that I’ve been equipped with new skills from Photo101, keeping a photographic diary will be so […]