175 Photos - Mar 29, 2012
Photo: A TemplePhoto: Bang a Gong - gee that would make a good song!Photo: Photo: Pretty treesPhoto: Weekend marketPhoto: Oh the things I could buyPhoto: relaxingPhoto: Chao Phraya RiverPhoto: Another templePhoto: An alleyPhoto: Old and NewPhoto: Shrine to the Spirit GodsPhoto: Will they be killed?Photo: Top corner of a building - Garuda.Photo: Candy with BelaPhoto: Entrance to our apartmentPhoto: It's Good Friday and everything is closedPhoto: No street food here.Video: Gary is getting a personal massagePhoto: Street foodPhoto: Lumphini ParkPhoto: Venice beach in LumphiniPhoto: Photo: Photo: Tai ChiPhoto: Photo: Photo: Video: Komodo Dragon in LumphiniPhoto: Our mini bus in the back of a Truck bedPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: King of SiamPhoto: Photo: There is a temple in the far background which you will see laterPhoto: Photo: Sanphet Prasat Palace No.2Photo: Photo: Rainbow bridge - rainbows are a symbol of fertility and happinessPhoto: Photo: Floating marketPhoto: Photo: This picture doesn't show the intricate carvings of Wat Chong Kham, Lampang No.2Photo: Photo: The Wihan at Wat Phumin, Nan No.2Photo: The Wihan at Wat Phumin, Nan No.2Photo: Photo: The Garden of Pha Daeng-Nang Ai No.2Photo: This is the temple way up on the hill Prasat Phra Wihan, Si Sa Ket No.3Photo: view from up on the hillPhoto: Ancient City Map. Our path is marked with a red line.Photo: Photo: Everyone is soaking wetPhoto: Big Water GunPhoto: Gary and the security guardPhoto: Yes I was able to find my way homePhoto: Had to find a picture on the web so the camera could stay dryPhoto: Ferry RidePhoto: Photo: The two Smiling BuddasPhoto: Photo: Photo: Very steepPhoto: Pretty ViewPhoto: Photo: We climb up two levelsPhoto: The temple is decorated with pieces of broken ceramicsPhoto: Photo: Photo: next door to the Dawn TemplePhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Wat ArunPhoto: hot peppersPhoto: Flower marketPhoto: offeringsPhoto: such patiencePhoto: Mom, look at the orchids!Video: Photo: No pictures inside the house so this is it.Photo: Jim Thompson HousePhoto: Thompson GardenPhoto: Taxi on the San Sap CanalPhoto: Photo: You can see the steps (on the left) we had to climb to get to the topPhoto: Great ViewPhoto: Picture from web of the Golden MountPhoto: Lovely roofPhoto: Our picture of the Golden MountPhoto: Too bad the entire building isn't as well maintained as the one on the rightPhoto: Interesting street pavementPhoto: Ohhhh aren't they cute.Photo: Making donutsPhoto: We kept seeing this gentleman everywhere we walked. He is carrying his own chair. Very narrow street!Photo: LunchPhoto: Horray, he is using the chair.Photo: hot dogs in a crepePhoto: This says it all - ChinatownPhoto: checkers with pop bottle topsPhoto: Food on a stick at the Victory MonumentPhoto: Hauling dirt from the boat to land - ugh!Photo: I don't know if you eat these or release them as an offering.Photo: What a pretty bonsai near pier #15Photo: Garden cityPhoto: Brush man #1Photo: Brush man #2Photo: Vimanmet ManisonPhoto: Photo: Gardens of the manisonPhoto: Photo: My favorite animal - the dragonPhoto: Gota love that roof.Photo: Abhise Dusit Throne HallPhoto: Photo: Great ad - her mouth movesPhoto: The morning after - very quietPhoto: Need to sell those greensPhoto: Photo: Photo: Sri Mariamman TemplePhoto: Photo: Video: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Phra Suman FortPhoto: Reclining Buddha at Wat PhoPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: What workmanshipPhoto: Photo: Museum SiamPhoto: Do you want some sticky rice?Photo: Taxi, only 20 baht!Photo: Hot hot hotPhoto: Patpong Night market as they are setting up. Madrid tabern is just beyond the Art Tattoo sign.Photo: milking the cobraPhoto: milking the cobraPhoto: geocache located on the back of this sign - very close to our apartmentPhoto: selling honey combsPhoto: while trying to locate a geocache at Lumphini Park we saw our old friend the 5 foot lizardPhoto: offering from Tin TinPhoto: Photo: Ancient Monk Baan (house)moved here from northern ThailandPhoto: Naga the serpent is protecting the gold drawings on the black lacquer inside wallsPhoto: Symbol over front entrance to Baan (house)Photo: Inside is another house to preserve the exterior carvingsPhoto: Baiyoke tower with observation area on 77th floorPhoto: Hanuman masks, the mighty ape that aided Lord Rama in his expedition against evil forcesPhoto: Chatuchak ParkPhoto: Photo: She was in the park with GrandmaPhoto: Our Bangkok homePhoto: Photo: Shower big enough for twoPhoto: Sassy the shy kittyPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: