0 Likes

Wat Xieng Thong, Luang Prabang, Laos
Asia

A gray day in Luang Prabang, great for slow strolls in temple gardens, looking at ancient historic sites and contemplating life and the universe and everything. This is from the gardens of Wat Xieng Thong, near the Mekong river. The temple ground are scattered with small buildings abd structures, mowt of which are covered in beautiful artwork, tiles and mosaic.

Copyright: Tord remme
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7266x3633
Subida: 25/05/2012
Actualizado: 17/04/2014
Número de vistas:

...


Tags: wat xieng thong; luang prabang; laos
comments powered by Disqus

Christoph Lueken
Wat Xieng Thong, Luang Prabang, Laos
Tord Remme
Wat Xieng Thong, Luang Prabang, Laos
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Watxiengthong
Christian COSTEAUX
Vat Souvannakhiri, Luang Prabang, Laos
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Takbat
Christian COSTEAUX
Vat Sene in Luang Prabang, LAOS
Christoph Lueken
Wat Nong Sikhounmuang, Luang Prabang, Laos
Tord Remme
Cardboard/Bamboo restaurant at Mekong Riverbank, Luang Prabang, Laos
Christoph Lueken
The Morning Alms
Christian COSTEAUX
Vat Pa Phai in Luang Prabang, Laos
Christian COSTEAUX
Vat Chum Khong in Luang Prabang, LAOS
Christoph Lueken
Haw Pha Bang, Luang Prabang, Laos
Arnaud Chapin
Parade de Taureau au SPACE 2009
Akiyoshi Odagawa
Jyougashima
Achim Später
Weltkulturerbe Völklinger Hütte - Gebläsehalle
Jeremie Winterman
Doigt De Dieu
Mark Fink
The Culinary Institute Of America Kitchen Classroom Hyde Park, NY - USA
Martin Broomfield
Crab Catchers, Gili Trawangan
Martin Hertel
Bassano del Grappa - Ponte Degli Alpini
Andrea Biffi
Panorama dal Prabello
Jan Vrsinsky
Khotso Horse Ride Break
Thomas Humeau
Plaza de Armas by night, Peru, Lima
Vil Muhametshin
Magasin des instruments musicaux anciens, Paris
Andhi Noorcholis
Jakarta View from Grand Indonesia
Tord Remme
Street in Tachileik. Myanmar
Tord Remme
Cave near Fauske
Tord Remme
Svartvatnet (Black Lake), Bodø, Norway
Tord Remme
Rognan Harbour covered in snow, easter 2012
Tord Remme
Garden in Bodø, Norway
Tord Remme
Bodøsjøen Open Air Museum
Tord Remme
Haw Pha Kaew, Vientiane, Laos
Tord Remme
Finnkonnakken, Norway
Tord Remme
Autumn at Keiservarden, Bodø
Tord Remme
Stairway to Wat Chom Si, Luang Prabang, Laos
Tord Remme
Kanchanaburi, Thailand
Tord Remme
Wat Doi Pa Som, Samoeng, Thailand
More About Asia

Asia is the biggest continent on Earth, a darling little gem floating around in space.Hm, what is Asia? Who's in on it?China and India are safe bets for Asian nations. Korea, Japan, Thailand, you're fine.Europe? No. Europe would sort of be on the "Asian continent" if not for those pesky Ural mountains dividing things up in the middle, and then also the whole lineage of kings and wealth and nations and the EU and all that "give me my respect" stuff.Russia would probably be happiest as its own continent, so for now we'll leave it in "Eurasia" and just hope the natural gas supplies keep flowing.Pakistan and Afghanistan are dang close to Asia, but politically they show up in "Middle East" news stories an awful lot. Verdict: Eurasia.I guess we'll actually have to consider everything from Turkey on eastward to be "Eurasian", although the moniker seems overlappitory of the territory.The Asian economy is now officially raging like a wild furnace of lava that consumes everything in its path. Japan has had the largest individual economy in Asia for decades, but it is forecast that both India and China will outstrip Japan within twenty years.China is the largest holder of United States debt and is positioned to become the world's next superpower, provided that Godzilla doesn't return and decide to stomp everybody back into the Shang Dynasty.Text by Steve Smith.