Tag Archives: SE Asia

Sri Lanka: The Pearl of the Indian Ocean

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

I left Nepal and landed in Sri Lanka…for those of you still using your 1954 World Atlas its Ceylon…and what a trip it was. When I arrived at the Kathmandu Airport (which in itself is a trip) and presented my more »

Photo:Sunset over the Rapti River in Chitwan, Nepal

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

Photo:Mahout awaits the start of the elephant safari in Chitwan National Park, Nepal

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Another day in Paradise…Chitwan National Park and beyond.

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

The Adventure Resort had a full schedule of things to do and places to go! I passed on giving an elephant a bath…once you’ve done it the magic is gone. But there was a bird walk and a jeep ride more »

Photo: In a Tharu village a woman weaves grass mats, Chitwan Nepal

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

Photo: Tharu villager gathers dung to be used a fuel in Chitwan, Nepal

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Chitwan National Park: The jewel of Nepal

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

We left Kathmandu early in the morning for our ride down to Chitwan. While the park is only about 90 miles south of Kathmandu it took us five and a half hours to make the trip by private car. We more »

Hall of Buddha’s at Wat Sisaket in Vientiane, Laos

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

Photo: Newlyweds pose for a formal photo at Haw Pha Kaew Temple…Vientiane Laos

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Vientiane…the sleepiest Capitol ever!

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

After leaving Luang Prabang we headed to Vientiane to check out the Capitol of Laos.  I had already been warned that as a city it was not much…little to see and not much to do. The reports were right on more »