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small monkey at Monkey Temple in Jaipur

the post with monkeys

It seems the little guys are a big attraction for friends and so I think they deserve a post only for them. The monkey temple in Jaipur has a few very funny and expressive little guys, who are a joy to photograph. Watching them crack and eat the peanuts tourists …

a temple care-taker in Jaipur, perched on a stone

around Jaipur

Besides Amber fort, Jaipur has a lot of other places to visit. Even a simple stroll in the markets can provide a …

the famous Taj Mahal - one of the reasons people go to India

Taj Mahal and Agra

India for a lot of travelers means Delhi – Agra – Jaipur. And for a first visit to India, that’s how I …

faces of India

India proved to be a magic land. Once I stopped focusing on the poverty, touts and the utter chaos I started to …

Fushimi Inari Taisha shinto shrine in Kyoto is visited by a lot of people. I found it to be a bit crowded, but an amazing experience nonetheless.

magic Japan – a photo tribute

Seeing the destruction and chaos that now rules Japan I started to browse my photo collection from last year. This country left …

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Totoro and his friends

Life sized ready to hug character from famous Japanese mangas. In this episode, Totoro and his friends.

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imperial gardens in Kyoto

One of the best ways to escape from the travel escape, and the best way to get away from the modern Japan …

girl travelling by train in Tokyo

Japan by train

Is an experience in itself. Once I passed the wallet shock of the Japan Rail Pass, I started to see the nice …

young Buddhist monks on a hot day in Luang Prabang

leaving Laos

This is the last photo gallery from Laos – images from Luang Prabang street life, temples and life on the river. The …

Buddha statues in a temple in Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang in images

Here are a few more pictures from Luang Prabang. These photos were mostly taken at the different temples in Luang Prabang. For …

giving alms to Buddhist monks, early morning in Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang – Laos

For some Laos is the “real” Asia. Of course, every country is very real. From the BTS in Bangkok to the hill …

Hanoi

Following the last post – and as a sign of my re-found travel itch – here are some photos took last year …