Archive | May, 2015

A wonderful spring day at the Tuileries garden

Spending a perfect day in Paris

Spending a perfect day in Paris – Travel Photo Mondays How can you not have a wonderful experience in Paris especially if you visit the city in springtime when practically everything is just bursting at the seams. There are so many options, neighborhoods and activities to explore and enjoy in Paris, but let me tell you […]

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An outdoor gathering, Akha village tribe

Hill tribes of Northern Thailand

 Hill tribes of Northern Thailand for Travel Photo Mondays   The area north of the Chiang Mai province in Thailand is dotted with many hill tribes of different ethnic groups that have immigrated to this hilly area from neighboring regions. This includes the surrounding countries in Laos, China and Tibet where many of these tribes still live. […]

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Homes of the Ta Dam people in Loei, Thailand

A Laotian village in Northern Thailand

A visit to a Laotian village in Northern Thailand for Travel Photo Mondays   It was surprising to learn that there are a few settlements of Laotian villages throughout Northern Thailand. This was due partly to an exodus of whole tribes into Thailand to avoid the persecution of their people during a cultural revolution that […]

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