Tag: Thailand

  • Beautiful pictures as thousands of Thai monks put on incredible visual display for sacred full moon festival

    Beautiful pictures as thousands of Thai monks put on incredible visual display for sacred full moon festival

    These beautiful images show thousands of Thai Buddhist monks gathering to carry lanterns and venerate a statue of Buddha to mark one of the holiest days of the religious calender. Makha Bucha commemorates the full moon day which falls on the third lunar month of the year. Though sources differ slightly, it is generally believed […]

  • The best of Thailand

    The best of Thailand

    Every tourist board loves a major motion picture. Think Braveheart, think Scotland. Think Jean de Florette, think Provence. Similarly, if you go and see The Beach, you will be treated to 90 minutes of the kind of subliminal advertising that makes grown marketing men weep. Forget the plot, forget Leonardo. The real star of the […]