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North India

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelling to Northern India/Sri Lanka... arriving in New Delhi (India) via (Singapore) then travelling to/through New Delhi, Chandigarth, Shimla, Kalpa, Songla, Rampur, Kullu, Naggar, Manali, Mandi, McLeod Ganj, Bhagsunath, (Himachal Pradesh), New Delhi (India) and back home via Sri Lanka and (Singapore)...



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Shimla Views
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Picturesque mountain views, from the beautiful English hill-retreat, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Spectators
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Women watching the 'Baisakhi Festival' (end of winter 'death' and beginning of summer 'life'), from the roof tops around the willage square, on a cold spring afternoon, in the small 'Kinnaur' mountain willage, Kalpa, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Kinnaur Kailash
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The imposing Kinnaur Kailash, towering over the small mountain village, Kalpa, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Sangla Skyline
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The small, isolated and remote 'Kinnaur' village, Sangla, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Naggar Views
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View across the picturesque 'Kullu Valley', from the spooky 'Naggar Castle', Naggar, Himachal Pradesh, India.





River of Rubbish
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Rubbish "embedded" along a mountain stream, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Bhagsu 'Sardu'
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Met this Bhagsu 'Sardu' character, on the walk back from Bhagsu waterfall, just past the small Shiva temple, Bhagsunath, Himachal Pradesh, India.







Bustling Streets
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On the lively streets, in the home of the 'Dalai Lama', McLeod Ganj, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Buddhist Devotee
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Buddhist Devotee, in the courtyard between the 'Namgyal Monastery' and 'Tsuglagkhang', for one of the 'Dalai Lama's' readings, McLeod Ganj, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Other travels to India include;

India 2019 - Traveling by motorcycle through Himachal Pradesh and Ladakh.
Sikkim 2001 - Traveling into the mountains of West Bengal and Sikkim.
West India 1999 - Traveling up the west coast of India and Rajasthan.
Subcontinent Adventures 1990 - Traveling through Nepal and India.



Other Indian photos from my travels;

Indian photos





◄ Myanmar 2003 ---------------- Table of Contents ---------------- Sri Lanka 2004 ►

Posted by joffre 14:36 Archived in India Tagged india photography sri_lanka blog joffre Comments (0)

Myanmar

Travel Map and Photograph Blog

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Travelling to Myanmar/Thailand... arriving in Yangoon (Myanmar) via Bangkok (Thailand), then travelling to/through Yangon, Nyaungshwe (Inle Lake), Kalaw, Mandalay, Pywin U Lwin, Mandalay, Bagan, Pyay, Pathein, Chaungtha Beach, Pathein and Yangon (Myanmar)... and back home via Bangkok (Thailand)...



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Rangoon Streets
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View along Rangoon streets, to the central 'Sule Paya', from the overpass in the 'Theigyi Zei' markets, Rangoon, Myanmar.





Intha Fisherman
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Fishing in a traditional 'Intha' leg-propelled canoe, on peaceful Inle Lake, Myanmar.





Banyan Temples
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The un-restored 'Banyan Tree Monastery' temples and stupas, Indein, Myanmar.





Cold Misty Morning
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Waiting for the first bus, to Mandalay, Kalaw, Myanmar.





Moustache Brothers
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Shot of the infamous 'Moustache Brothers', Pwe troupe (traditional Burmese entertainment) that combines music, drama and improvisation with a heavy dose of political satire that has seen 'Par Par Lay' (performer in the middle) spend 7 years in jail for comments of support for Myanmar's Nobel peace prize winning democracy campaigner 'Aung San Suu Kyi'! Mandalay, Myanmar. (Par Par Lay - RIP)





Colonial Maymyo
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Colonial building, on the streets in the pleasant old British hill-station, Pywin U Lwin, Myanmar.





Pagan's Pagodas
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Bagan/Pagan is a magical archaeological centre, with thousands of temples ('pahto') and stupas ('zedi') to visit, Bagan, Myanmar.





Shwesandaw Pagoda
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In the small river-side trading town of Pyay/Prome, you'll find the impressive 'Shwesandaw Paya', Pyay, Myanmar.





Tongue in Cheek
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Burmese boy in happier times at Chaungtha Beach village, Myanmar.





Shwedagon Pagoda
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The majestic 'Shwedagon (ie. Golden Dagon) Pagoda', taken in the late afternoon, this structure dominates the Rangoon skyline from every vantage point and has to be seen to be believed! Rangoon, Myanmar.



Other Burmese photos from my travels;

Burmese photos





◄ Sabah/Brunei 2002 ---------------- Table of Contents ---------------- North India 2004 ►

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Sabah/Brunei

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelling to Sabah/Brunei... arriving in Kota Kinabalu (Sabah), (Malaysia) via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then travelling to/through Kota Kinabalu, Pulau Gaya, (Sabah) (Malaysia) and back home via Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei)...



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Eco Pool
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Eco pool at a Eco-Resort on the water, Pulau Gaya, Sabah, Malaysia





Omar Ali Saifuddin
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The impressive 'Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque', Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei.





Other travels to Malaysia include;

Melaka 2013 - Lapping up Nonya food and Peranakan culture.
Malaysia 2009 - Traveling through KL, Cameron Highlands and the Perhentian Islands.
Penang 2007 - Enjoying the food and culture of Georgetown.
Sabah/Sarawak 1998 - Climbing Mt Kinabalu and exploring the wild Borneo jungle.
Asian Adventures 1988 - Getting a taste of Peninsular Malaysia on my SEA sojourn.



Other Malaysian photos from my travels;

Malaysian photos





◄ Sikkim 2002 ---------------- Table of Contents ---------------- Myanmar 2003 ►

Posted by joffre 15:45 Archived in Malaysia Tagged malaysia photography sabah blog brunei joffre Comments (0)

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