Opium, Coffee Beans and a Life Transformed Near the Burma Border of Thailand

February 19th, 2016 – Mae Sai, Thailand, in the  Phami Village near the Thailand/Myanmar border Lying in my tent in a tree, suspended in space with only God and the stars for company, I pondered the story that I came here … Continue reading

In Search of Elephants and Tigers in Thailand

  [Before getting this post under way let me share two previous posts from last year in India  that explains one reason that  the elephant ride today was very special too me….  In search of an elephant ride, in India and … Continue reading

Exploring the Sunday Night Market in Chiang Mai, Thailand with Alex Sam and Friends

  This is not my typical post, but then, Alex Sam and his friends are not very typical either. I came to know Alex a year ago while interviewing him for World Without Orphans. We stopped the interview a few times and … Continue reading