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Beautiful Bangkok

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It’s Faraway Friday! This week I want to share with you some of my most favorite, most colorful photos. My sweet husband whisked me away for a quick weekend in Bangkok last summer, and the vibrance of one of the most visited cities in the world was stunning! Take a peek at the pictures below, and prepare to start planning your own trip!

Patterns

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Outside the Palace of the Emerald Buddha

 

 

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Delicate patterns

Textures

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Solid Gold
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Intricate detail in vibrant colors. 
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Standing watch just outside the Grand Palace
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I love this shot. He looks ready to pounce, but he knows he has backup. 

Figures

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Solid Gold
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The Golden Buddha: covered in plaster for hundreds of years to avoid thieves, he was dropped one day and some plaster fell off. Then they realized what was beneath. 
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Guards for the Emerald Buddha inside this temple. 
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This guy wanted a close-up. 

Flowers

 

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Poolside Plumeria
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Beautiful, traditional details. 
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Vibrant Orchids
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Fresh flowers brought in as often as it takes. 

Lovers

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The Lion and my Love
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A love worth more than gold!

Have you been to Bangkok, or is it on your list? It’s well worth seeing the incredible sights!

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