Tag Archives: Temple

Ta Prohm Temple where the movie Tomb Raider was filmed

March 12 ~ Siem Reap, Cambodia Probably one of the most popular and photographed temples, Ta Prohm was brought to the world’s attention by the Lara Croft: Tomb Raider movie starring Angelina Jolie. With tree roots cascading down the side … Continue reading

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Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom (Bayon Temple), Banteay Srey and PreRup Temple

Friday, March 11th ~ Siem Reap The ancient city of Angkor, was once the capital of the Khmer Empire. The city contained hundreds of temples and held a population possibly over one million people, making it the largest city in … Continue reading

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Jaipur to Agra ~ School visit, Abhaneri Chand Baori (stepwell), Harshat Mata temple

Saturday, March 22nd ~ Driving from Jaipur to Agra Actually I should rephrase that.  We were riding in a bus, not driving.  I can not even imagine trying to drive here.  There are absolutely NO rules to the road other … Continue reading

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Delhi – First day of Gate 1 tour

Wednesday, March 19th, Delhi, India I am a little behind with my blog entries. Combining poor or expensive Internet service at our hotels, and jet lag still being an issue, getting some sleep won out.  I will attempt to get … Continue reading

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A day for relaxation and reflection in Krabi Town

Friday, November 29th, Krabi, Thailand After a lot of go, go, go since arriving in Thailand, we decided to take a day to relax. No planned activity, no tour, just let our day unfold. To simplify things, we have extended … Continue reading

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Ayutthaya, Bang Pa In Summer Palace, Chai Wattanaram Temple

Monday, November 18th started out quite sad.  I received news that my cousin, Sharon, had passed away.  I have such wonderful memories of sharing holidays with our families at my grandparents home in the hills over-looking Medford, OR. Shortly after … Continue reading

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Wat Pho ~ Temple of the Reclining Buddha

We finally got to meet our tour leader, Nu, at our orientation meeting this morning. Everything was well-organized with name badges, luggage tags & belts, and complete itineraries distributed. Today’s highlight was a visit to Wat Pho, a temple that … Continue reading

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