Sepak Takraw

Takraw Ball

Takraw Ball

A kilometer north of the North Gate of the Old Town of Chiang Mai, there is a massive sports complex.  From Google Earth, it appears to have more than 60 buildings, though somewhat difficult confirm on the ground, it’s just too big and spread out.  There must be a hundred sports and activities played here, including football, volleyball, ping pong, badminton, and a very exciting and unbelievable game called Sepak Takraw.   Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy Camera Review

Samsung Galaxy Camera Review

If you are considering buying a Samsung Galaxy Camera,

please read this before you spend US$450-550.

 Galaxy Camera Market Fit

For years there has been a gaping hole in the camera market.  There have been big, expensive, highly-adaptable SLRs that take gorgeous photos.  These cameras require a skilled photographer and do only one thing – take pictures.  On the other end of the spectrum, there are the small, inexpensive, point-and-shoot cameras (including your cell phone) that take reasonable pictures.  No training is required and they can do lots of other cool things, especially in the case of devices like iPhones. Continue reading