https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-ctM4TB2/A The night lights of Bangkok really show the bustle of the capital of Thailand. The bright neon signs on the tall buildings, the train passing overhead and cars whizzing past in all directions, all of there lights are fighting for your attention. The reflection into the pond quietens buzz and the faint ripples across [...]
http://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-X3JnhBL/A Wat Arun in Bangkok is one of the most ornate temples I've seen, there is colorful porcelain encrusted all over it. You can climb the temple by ascending the very steep steps, there is even a rope to help you up them. As you can see there are 3 tourists helping each other up!
A Row of Buddhas http://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-QH38vnx/A Wat Pho in Bangkok has lots of Buddha statues scattered around the temples. Each one is wearing a saffron robe, the reason for this color is because it was one of the few available dye colors at the time and the tradition has remained since.
Endless Traffic http://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-stCbZw7/A The traffic in Bangkok seems to go on forever.
Feline Temple http://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-srqqfq5/A This little guy was at Wat Intharawihan in Bangkok, it seems there was a small cat sancturary or something as there were cats roaming around everywhere and even some little kittens. He didn't seem too happy to see me though, or maybe it was the loud chanting bellowing over the speakers [...]
Tuk-Tuk http://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-rbS8wwg/A Tuk-Tuks are everywhere in Bangkok, they are 3 wheeled motorized vehicles and are pretty good for shorter journeys as they can weave in and out of the traffic. Although if you are visiting some tourist attractions they will try to take you to some souvenir shops. They get fuel coupons for their [...]
Steps to the Golden Buddha http://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-97FRnJK/A These monks were heading up the steps of Wat Traimit in Bangkok, which holds the worlds largest solid gold statue. The statue of Budha weighs 5.5 tonnes and is 18 karat gold. Look out for some pictures of the statue soon.