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May
2008
24

Krabi Pictures

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Krabi, Ao Nang Beach and Islands, Thailand

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Ao Nang Island beach Thailand     Ao Nang Beach Shell Thailand

Enjoying a coral beach on one of the islands of Ao Nang, near Krabi. Hundreds of small fish swam around our legs. Sea shell on Ao Nang beach.

Tiger Fish Thailand      Margaret and Allan Rickmann on Ao Nang Island Thailand

Picture of fish taken from the surface. Wading in crystal clear water between two coral islands.

Ao Nang Beach Couple Thailand     Ao Nang Beach Boats Thailand

Couple walking up Ao Nang beach. The boats to take people out to the islands.

Ao Nang Sea Stack Thailand     Ao Nang Sea Cave Thailand

Impressive limestone sea stack and sea cave on Ao Nang beach

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May
2008
18

Chumphon Pictures

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Chumphon Thailand

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Chumphon River Thailand     Chumphon River Walk Thailand

The town of Chumphon has a pleasant and new riverside walk. Great for fishing from or for an evening promanade. 

Chumphon Train Thailand     Chumphon City Shrine Thailand

Old steam engines preserved outside the Chumphon Railway Station. The visitors information office near the station is excellent with really enthusiasic and well informed staff. The Chumphon City Shrine is in an airy square. Most Thailand towns have a city shrine, or city pillar marking the founding of the city.

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May
2008
14

Bridge on the River Kwai Pictures

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Bridge on the River Kwai, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

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Bridge on the River Kwai Thailand     Allan Rickmann on the Bridge on the River Kwai Thailand

Bridge on the River Kwai. Allan standing on the bridge.

Bridge on the River Kwai Engine Thailand     River Kwai Kanchanaburi Thailand

Modern engines used to pull the trains over the railway built by the Japanese Army in 1942 and 1943. The Death Railway. River Kwai photographed from the train.

     Death Railway Jungle Kanchanaburi Thailand     Death Railway Buttress Kanchanaburi Thailand

The train going over a wooden buttress built along the edge of a cliff overlooking the River Kwai.

                   Allied War Cemetery Kanchanaburi Thailand

Allied War Cemetery in Kanchanaburi. Over 7,000 British, Australian and Dutch soldiers are burried here.

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