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religion

Hoi An Vietnam

Our Vietnamese Adventure To My Son On Motorbike

By on October 24, 2016

The alarm went off at 4.15am and I hauled my still travel weary body out of bed. What the hell am I doing? I asked myself as I splashed…

England Snapshots United Kingdom

Dreaming of Angels

By on October 20, 2016

As the story goes, the Bishop of Bath, Oliver King, had a dream of angels ascending and descending from heaven and as you enter…

Snapshots Vietnam

Gargoyles Looking Out For Evil

By on October 18, 2016

Throughout my travels I have seen many different cultures and religions. I have seen temples, churches, cathedrals, mosques, abbeys and basilicas of all shapes…

Hue Snapshots

Empty Epitaph For An Emperor

By on October 18, 2016

The Tomb of Tự Đức in the Ancient city of Hue, Vietnam was planned and built by Emperor Tu Duc who enjoyed the longest…

Ho Chi Minh City Saigon Snapshots Vietnam

Goddess of Mercy

By on October 18, 2016

This is the Buddhist deity Guanyin or Goddess of Mercy. She has eleven heads so she can hear the cries of all beings (not…