Thailand and Laos Hill Tribe Tour Announced

by Beth Whitman (September 6th, 2013)

Many women over the years have requested that I do a tour to Thailand. I’ve resisted because, frankly, (to me) Thailand isn’t a super difficult place in which to travel. The people are delightful, there are many hotel and restaurant options, and there’s often someone nearby who can speak English if you get lost, stuck, [...]

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Northern Thailand Tribal Women ~ Photo of the Day

by Beth Whitman (April 26th, 2013)

On my visit to Northern Thailand last month, my guide brought me to a village north of Chiang Mai where different hill tribe groups live. Each tribe has a designated area where they have small businesses set up. There, they sell weavings, jewelry and other tourist-oriented items as well as some food items to the [...]

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Photo of the Day: I Wanna Be Just Like You (Monks)

by Beth Whitman (September 18th, 2009)

I recently posted a photo of one monk taking a picture of another monk at a temple. On Facebook, I received a lot of comments from people who had seen monks doing things not so typical of monks (like buying cigarettes). So, I thought I’d put together some more photos of monks doing not so [...]

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