Tag Archives: Asia

Travel Log #11 Thailand, Chiang Mai, Part 3

My reason for going to Thailand wasn’t for vacation, although it would be a great place for relaxing and doing nothing! I went for the sole purpose of teaching children. They weren’t even Thai children. These kids were of different … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 11 Thailand, Part 2, Chiang Mai

We flew north from Bangkok to Chiang Mai. We stayed at the beautiful Wang Torn Resort, a few miles outside of Chiang Mai. The grounds were immaculate! There were Hmong women always cleaning up the leaves and any other debris … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 11 Thailand

I’ve been to Thailand three different years making three unique unforgettable times. Each time I flew into Bangkok and then flew north to Chiang Mai. These musicians were in a mall playing. I bought two of the instruments the man on … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 7 Israel Part 21 Reflections

Our trip to Israel was an experience we’ll never forget. This is a picture of the Garden of Gethsemane. Just look at the size of those trees! I wonder how old they are?! I couldn’t help but think of Jesus praying … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 7 Israel Part 20 Jerusalem

This was a wonderful day! Pic 1 is Jerry and me at the Mount of Olives! You can see it overlooks Jerusalem. Pic 2 is the Place of the Skull where many believe Jesus was crucified. Luke 23:32-34a says: When … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 7 Israel Jerusalem Part 19 Menorah

Menorah (Temple) – a seven-branched lampstand used in the ancient Tabernacle in the desert and Temple in Jerusalem, … You can see how large this Menorah is by Megan standing beside it!

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Travel Log # 7 Jerusalem Part 18 Holocaust Museum

We went to visit the Jerusalem Holocaust Museum. A very sad time. I’m only posting two pictures here. I have several more. One building is a memorial for the children who died during the holocaust. It’s filled with mirrors thousands … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 7 Israel Part 17 Jerusalem 1998

Jerusalem was a fascinating city. The old and the new. Pic 1 Zion Gate, bullet riddled from the six-day war.  Pic 2 Damascus Gate. Pic 3 is a man dressed like David and playing a harp like David! Pic 4 is The … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 7 Israel Jerusalem Part 16 1998

Jerusalem. There is so much to say about Jerusalem, it’s mind boggling. I’m going to only write a little of the most impressive parts to me. Here we were at the The Western Wall. (Ha-Kotel Ha-Ma’aravi)  the holiest of Jewish sites, sacred … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 7 Israel Part 15 Bethlehem

It was very exciting to actually be in Bethlehem. But it was nothing like what I pictured from reading in the Bible. Everything is so commercialized today. A church has been built over the place where the stable was. I understand … Continue reading

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