PADDLE, PEDDLE AND SAIL POWER | Darrin Henry
Have you ever counted how many different modes of transportation you’ve used in a year? Try it, you may be surprised, especially if you live in ‘the big world’ as we islanders like to say. Looking
CRISPY COCKROACHES ANYONE? | Darrin Henry
I always wondered whether I could eat cockroaches and maggots and in 2015 I had my chance in Bangkok – and failed! As a big Bear Grylls fan I know all the spiel about the “high protein” content, “nourishment”
MEMORIES BEFORE THE BOMBING | Darrin Henry ‘Bangkok Bombing’ was the headline across the TV; we watched horrified as CCTV footage of the explosion at the Erawan Shrine was replayed over and over and innocent people ran for their lives. Later as the television …
PACKING THE KIT BAG | Darrin Henry Losing weight quickly becomes a number one priority for travel photographers. No, I’m not talking body fat, although individuals may gauge personal relevance; no, it’s the weight of your kit. Travel by definition involves mobility, and obviously …
WE ARE THE SAINTS | Darrin Henry The island where we are from is tiny; it would fit into the city of Bangkok twelve times over, which gives you an idea of scale. So coming from such a small place and deciding to head off …
LEES GARCIA; TAKING CONTROL | Darrin Henry
Attacked by a dog as a four year old little girl growing up in Puerto Rico, Lees Garcia required stitches to patch up her torn face, yet 23 years later was crowned Miss Grand International at a glittering ceremony in Thailand.
CULTURE VILLAGE VISIT | Sharon Henry
For a tiny sip of ethnic Asian culture, the Baan Tong Luang tourism village 30 minutes outside Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand offers a sweet concoction. It’s like stepping into a National Geographic magazine featuring long neck ladies, bamboo huts and tribal costumes.
EARLY MORNING ADVENTURE | Darrin Henry
As memories go, paddling a kayak across the silky smooth water of a lake, watching the orange ball peek up over the mountains for a Thailand sunrise is pretty hard to beat.
Forty five minutes ago Sharon and I
A WATER RESORT IN THE MOUNTAINS | Darrin Henry
There’s a secret holiday retreat in northern Thailand called Mountain Float, it’s a long way off the beaten tourist track but well known and appreciated by the local people. It’s our second week in Thailand Sharon
THAI FASHION MODEL, THANYA | Sharon Henry
“Bangkok is the best city to live in the world,” declares Thanya Prompat the model of our Bangkok street photoshoot. “We have the best food, best people, easy living, everything!” That statement is not merely patriotic, it’s the