Celebrations

Thai rocket festivals

Thai rocket festivals

In Thailand, Yasothon province is famous for it’s rocket festivals. Festivities will be held each year from May 11th till 15th. The tradition goes that rockets will help to kick off the rainy season needed for the farmers.┬áThe festivals are not restricted to Yasothon only. In neighbouring province Roi Et, villages organize their own festivities. [...]

Cambodian Santa Claus

Cambodian Santa Claus

Seen in Siem Reap: Cambodian Santa Claus.Not really very convincing to be honest..

Happy Songkran!

Happy Songkran!

Thai Happy New Year Photoshop. Images thanks to: Thailand-Festivals.com, Autodesk.com, G-ville

Happy Chinese New Year 2011, from Ho Chi Minh City

Today people in China, Vietnam and a lot of surrounding countries celebrated the Chinese New Year: The Year of the Rabbit, In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, this caused more than the usual traffic chaos

Dangerous Job

Dangerous Job

Celebrating the 83rd anniversary of the King, may he have a long life, not everybody had off today:Work at a new hotel nearby just continued, but not with the full crew. And plastering the ceiling standing on a bench at 15m height didn’t seem very sensible to me and the man on the photo still [...]