Thailand

This travel took place in january 2001!

We went there in order to meet a friend who was working there ...

Here is a selection of my favorite photos of this stay ...

A view of Bangkok ...

... from his appartement ...

...between buildings et public parks !!

A golden Bouddha in front of a shop !

A Garuda on a shop's front !

A nice beach in the south ...

... see from above ...

... then there !

Some canoes with motors ...

... for tourists and even thaïs !!

Another nice beach, with more montains ...

... and some little rock islands ...

... near sand !

Beautyful sunsetl !

A shrine, lost in a forest ...

Great landscape !

We discover islands with a boat ...

... especially one, where a James Bond was filmed ...

... "The man with the golden gun" !

A small village on water : cute ...

Some mangrovs : trees with aerian roots !

Under an island, eroded by water ...

We visited Summer palace of Emperor ...

... with different building styls , all built ...

... by strangers (english, french, chinise) ...

... and a greaty park, with bushes and trees pruned in animal shape !

Another beach, in front of our hotel ...

... with palm-trees and everything ...

... to have a great moment ;-) !

A waterfall, deep in a forest ...

Here is Ayuthaya ruins ...

... the ancient capital, before Khmer revolution ...

... that destroyed absolutely in this place ...

... exepted temples, which "just" burnt !

One of the last Bouddha's head ...

... that pirates missed !!

A Bouddha's head, carved in a trunk !!

A Bouddha's statue in a park ...

A "spirit house", local habit ...

Then we visited Bangkok on water ...

... in order to see houses, temples, ...

... and even very big temples !!