January 31st 2016 (Chiang Mai and Hua Hin)

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We entered the restaurant to find cat number 1…….then cat number 2

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…and finally cat number 3 (although technically he found us)!!    Cat number 3 then caught himself a rat!

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I, on the other hand, caught myself a large pastrami sandwich! 🙂

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This is how cold it was DURING THE DAY!!!!!!

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Everyone has to take off their shoes inside. Including the children

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Bird’s Nest lunch with Shaku 🙂

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The sun started to make an appearance, but the dogs still wore their jackets
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An exhibition of old Thai stamps
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Are there really this many kinds of eclair?
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First time I’ve ever seen a sign like this!

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I’ve flown with Kan Air twice and both times the food has been REALLY good – great pad thai!

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It’s the year 2559 in Thailand – that makes me 591 years old!
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As they say in Thailand you’ll only find toilet paper on the tables1
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I love the red leaves
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The local fishermen working together to move their boats to the sea
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Talking some time in the shade to admire the view
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We had the beach to ourselves for most of the walk

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The beginnings of a new mangrove side by side with the established trees

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The local children enjoying the surf
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I’m not sure what to say about this one!
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Mad dogs and Thai cyclists out in the midday sun. There were dozens of them too! Crazy people!
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There’s always something new at 7/11 🙂
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Beautiful crab shell
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Hua Hin shrimpers paradise

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The Chinese temple entrance

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The wonders of dusk!
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A wonderfully unique and uniquely wonderful gift 🙂 🙂
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Cheers!
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Does my thumb look big in this!!
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Fabulous birthday dinner at the night market
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Followed by a delicious coconut pudding – served by a most sophisticated lady boy

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Then a walk back through the market before calling it a night 🙂

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