Want some fruit? Maybe a slice of roast pig? How about some flowers or even a fan? We saw everything for sale in one of Thailand’s largest floating markets.
They are both eight years old. But one has boundless opportunities before her and the other has none. In the West, we often don’t appreciate everything that is afforded to us simply because of our birthright. Our visit to the “long neck” Karens brought home that point today.
An elephant knows best. And these guys are asking you, begging you, never to see a show with elephant performers, never go elephant trekking, and never give money to people who can’t demonstrate on-site the ethical treatment of these majestical animals.
I love my camera. I could never get a picture like this with any of my previous ones. This was taken during our trip to the Phi Phi Islands earlier in the week. It even captured the drops coming off of Claire’s toes!
I’m back! Don’t ever buy a Microsoft Surface for travel. The issues you’ll have with connecting to the Internet will drive you mad. But let me tell you about Phuket!