Archive | May, 2015

Capturing the eyes of a child in Montmarte
walking around Paris and visiting iconic landmarks | Architecture

walking around Paris

A day walking around Paris – Travel Photo Mondays A day walking around Paris is definitely a wonderful way to explore and slowly discover the city on foot.  When you combine walking and taking the Metro system for longer distances, it is easy to visit many of the attractions throughout the city’s main arrondissements (sections). One of the […]

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Traveling with Eurail around the German countryside
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Traveling with Eurail and Win a Eurail pass to Europe

Traveling with Eurail and Win two Eurail passes to Europe I had just recently finished a whirlwind trip all over Europe traveling by train on Eurail and what a blast. There really is nothing like traveling by train in Europe with the extensive rail service service available through the Eurail system. Not only is traveling first class […]

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Lunch at Musee D'Orsay restaurant
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Paris in black and white

    Paris in black and white: glorious landmarks and details  Can Paris be any more attractive than in spring time? Well yes, definitely when you present the city in a classic way, presented completely in black and white. There is a timeless beauty in Paris and portraying it in black and white imagery sets up […]

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A wonderful spring day at the Tuileries garden
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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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Lisu Lodge eco tours in Northern Thailand
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eco tours in Northern Thailand

Fantastic bike and rafting eco tours in Northern Thailand   It’s quite pleasant and warm but not too sticky and hot like I’m sure it will be in the next few hours. Pedaling easy on a joint gravel and asphalt road, I make my way ahead of my three other biking companions for the day […]

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An outdoor gathering, Akha village tribe
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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
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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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