The Colors and Streets of Luang Prabang Laos

The ancient town of Luang Prabang nestled in the mountains northern Laos. It was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995, considered by many as the heart of Laotian culture.  There are stunning views in every direction from the surrounding mountains, to the quaint streets in town.  The spectacular water views of the two rivers, Nam Khan and Mekong Rivers, snake their way through and around the area  provide a wonderful back drop any time of the day.

Luang Prabang Laos is designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site and full of beauty and life. Come along on this photo essay to see what it's all about.  Read more on

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Colors Of The Saturday Night Market & Silver Temple – Chiang Mai

When visiting Chiang Mai, it just would be complete without checking out one of the many markets offered around town.  We really enjoy walking around the Saturday night market, so we thought we would take you on a bit of a photo walk.  So come along with us and you can see the Silver Temple too!Saturday night market Chiang Mai

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The Almuñécar Friday Market

I just love Friday’s around our town of Almuñécar. It was dark when I awoke this morning, about 7:30am, and I went upstairs to check email and begin my day. Just out our picture window/ sliding glass doors, is our awesome view of San Cristóbal Beach.  An added bonus every morning is our view of a spectacular sunrise. Today was no exception,as nature was there to paint a perfectly colorful picture for me once again.
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Municipal Market Almuñecar (The Daily Market)

 The Municipal Market Almuñecar
(Mercado Municipal or Daily Market)

The first few weeks here, we thought we had figured out this small town, except for one building.  Each time we went by this place, it was the afternoon and appeared that people were just cleaning. Outside it said Mercado Municipal (municipal market), so we knew it was some type of market.

Almuñecar Mercado

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Friday Market – Almunecar Spain

There is a weekly Friday market in Almunecar, Spain is called the  “Mercadillo”. I have been wanting to really check this out, as the week prior we just took a cursory peek. We heard it was open from 9:00-13:00. So we dropped the kids at school, just before 9:00 and headed over. Apparently, the vendors are still setting up around 9am, so we roamed around town and returned about 10:00 to check it out. Continue reading