Temple of the Tooth Relic, Kandy, Sri Lanka

This is probably the most popular landmark in Kandy so timing may make a difference to your visit. We arrived at about 10.30am along with about a million other people who were made up of both locals and visitors. Our visit coincided with a blessing time so many locals were bringing their offerings of beautiful […]

Kaleliya, Sri Lanka – photoblog

We found ourselves in the lovely area of Kaleliya (Western province) staying at Casa Heliconia a series of pavilions on the edge of the village surrounded by rice fields and overlooked by a pure white pagoda. Wandering off the property we were soon greeted by locals and children playing in the fields, most of them on school […]

Wat Prasingh in Chiang Mai, photoblog.

The temples in Chiang Mai are abundant particularly in the old city area. As with all the temples I came across I was welcomed to wander around and gawp in amazement at the decorations and golden buddhas night or day. Exploring Chiang Mai early evening is ideal as the sun has dropped and the heat […]