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Civilisation exists by geological consent... - Feb 15, 2015
Civilisation exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice. We saw this quote by Will Durant in Quake City, Christchurch. Quake City is advertised as 'Christchurch's ...
What's What in a Wat? - Jan 28, 2015
According to Wikipedia there are 40,717 Buddhist Temples in Thailand! By far the grandest Wat we visited was the Wat Phra Kaew (The Temple of the Emerald Buddha) in Bangkok; the most impo...
Trains and Boats and Planes - Jan 17, 2015
And buses, cars, sorng-taa-ou, motorbike taxi, long-tailed boat, canoe, bicycle – and don't forget the elephant!! This is what we’ve been up to for the past couple of weeks in Thailand....