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 […]

Gaw Wein Jetty in Mandalay

What a colourful place Gaw Wein Jetty is, I embarked Sanctuary Ananda in Mandalay on a Saturday so this coincided with washing day! Two ladies took our heavy suitcases and promptly raised them above their heads and carried them aboard the ship not blinking an eyelid as they crossed a makeshift gang plank to the luxury ship […]

Cruising down the Mae Ping River from Chiang Mai

Cruising on the Mae Ping River is a great way to experience a different side of Chiang Mai and to see the rural outskirts. I picked up a boat on the western side of the river by the Wat Chai Mong Kol temple. You actually walk through the temple grounds to reach the river jetty. This is […]