100 Up And Still Going Strong

We published our 50 Not Out post one post early as we wanted it published at a certain time. This time, to celebrate 100 posts, we are a few late. But who is counting? At the start of these blog post we were in the middle of an unprecedented worldwide lockdown as the Covid-19 pandemicContinue reading “100 Up And Still Going Strong”

Live Music Bars

My favourite pictures #10 I love live music. Preferably in small venues or bars rather than stadiums or Arenas. At a gig with a band that you love there is that feeling of community, a shared experience, a hot sweaty mass of bodies all enjoying the music and atmosphere. Live music in bars is aContinue reading “Live Music Bars”

Andaman Sea

My favourite pictures #9 I have always loved water. My fearless antics around swimming pools as a 2 year old scared my non-swimming mother on many occasions. I did so many sponsored swims that by 8 years old relatives had said enough was enough, especially those who sponsored by distance. I have been a swimmingContinue reading “Andaman Sea”

Songthaew

My favourite pictures #8 I have ridden in many a Songthaew over the years. We have hailed them from the side of the road, used impromptu “bus” stops and jumped onto waiting trucks. I have always enjoyed travelling in the back of a Songthaew, with its open sides and back and the little sense ofContinue reading “Songthaew”

Street Food

My favourite pictures #7 I love street food. This picture sums up everything that is good about street food for me. Wander around a street market in many places in Southeast Asia and you will see all kinds of street food vendors. The whole experience adds up for me. Gazing at their menu trying toContinue reading “Street Food”

View From My Seat

My favourite pictures #5 Less of a story to this one than some of my other pictures but still significant to me. Relaxing by the pool at the Beyond Resort Khao Lak listening to some music on my phone. I opened my eyes and this was the view I saw. A stunning blue sky withContinue reading “View From My Seat”

Dusky Leaf Monkey

My favourite pictures #4 During our first visit to Ao Nang I thought it would be a good idea to head down to the end of Ao Nang Beach and over the Monkey Trail. It would be a nice walk, we would see another beach at the end of the trail and, hopefully see theContinue reading “Dusky Leaf Monkey”

Angkor Wat

My favourite pictures #3 I have previously selected Thai Rolled Ice Cream and Ao Nang Beach Bars for my favourite pictures. This one may well appear on many more peoples lists. The incredible Angkor Wat. If you are looking for other great pictures, we have recently published features on Angkor Wat, Thai Sunsets and theContinue reading “Angkor Wat”

Ao Nang Beach Bar

My favourite pictures #2 In the second of a series of pictures that have some sort of significance to me, we look at the humble beach bar. In our first installment in the series was focused on Thai Rolled Ice Cream. If you are looking for other great pictures, we have recently published features onContinue reading “Ao Nang Beach Bar”