Thailand is not all about beaches and nightlife. It has one of the most captivating palaces, tapestries and statues. These humungous red eyed soldiers guard the magnificent palaces scattered all across the vast metropolis of Bangkok. One could stare at these for hours and yet the heart would not be content. The already vivid colors and the blinding glare of the sun lead to minuscule shutter speeds on my faithful Nikon and the creation of this marvelous picture.