Animals

Motorcycle sidecar for the dog

Motorcycle sidecar for the dog

Seen in Phuket today:There was a lot of roadwork going on, which made the road very bumpy, the dog managed to keep standing on all four legs however.

Strange Thai stone shells

The creator of the video shows stone like animals called Hin Hoi, meaning rock shell fossil. He got them from a temple near Udon Thani and was told they are to be found at a specific location along the Mekong River. They react by moving when you put them on a thin layer of lemon [...]

Funky dog

Funky dog

Seen at Otop, Patong, PhuketA dog loves to make a ride with his owner.By the way, both don’t wear a helmet.

Chiang Mai touristic musts part III

Chiang Mai touristic musts part III

Orchid farm Butterfly garden at the orchid farm The 10 waterfalls of Mae Sa

Help ban street begging elephants in Chiang Mai

Help ban street begging elephants in Chiang Mai

Seen in a restaurant in Chiang Mai So if you see a begging elephant call the police and/or sign the petition here. They got 2,278 petitioners and have a goal of 10,000. But one thing I don’t understand; why ban the elephants only in Chiang Mai? In Isan I have seen them all over the [...]

Chuang Chuang the obese panda in Chiang Mai zoo

Chuang Chuang fovourite pastime is eating, after becoming obese weighing 150 Kg/331 Pounds, his parter Lin Hui felt unconfortable mating with him any longer, so the zoo’s chief veterinarian put him on a strict diet of bamboo leaves 2 years ago.This video which I shot 4 days ago shows his eating habits haven’t changed much [...]

Chiang Mai touristic musts part II

Chiang Mai touristic musts part II

Chiang Mai zoo Expect to pay twice and the double of what Thai people pay before you get to see the Giant Panda’s, but still, seeing a Panda for the first time, made my day. And hey, they have a 7/11 as well Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep You have to walk around the central gold [...]

Chiang Mai touristic musts part I

Chiang Mai touristic musts part I

Coming to Chiang Mai, the’re some touristic obligatitions which you need to see, before mentioning to other tourists you’ve been there.Below is an example of four of them. Elephants painting and playing football The Long neck ladies of Baan Thong Luang Snake charmers Tiger petting Please note: I’m not mentioning human zoo’s, cultural exploitation, drugged [...]

Hornbill honeymoon

Hornbill honeymoon

Living fully monogamous throughout their life, hornbills are also known as the birds of love.This is a scene I photographed today on Coral Island.. “Shall we take this suite, dear? It looks very romantic” “What you mean? Too expensive.. This is once in a lifetime!” “Okay honey, calm down, you know that I will love you [...]

Life on Coral Island

Life on Coral Island

Besides one resort with a staff of about 50 people, permanently living here, the secluded Coral Island is inhabited by: Hornbills, monkeys and bats Varans (giant lizards) and snakes A few cats and dogs owned by the staff Three goats brought here by the owner And tigers?No, this is a stone toy I found near the [...]