"I wandered deeper and deeper into the narrow maze and my eyes were dazzled by the choice. Thailand is known for its silk, but I zeroed in on many bolts of wild tropical cotton prints. In the end, I picked an ultra-colorful length, with scarlet hibiscus flowers." —Tim Gibson
Travelers rank Bangkok, Thailand, high on the charts for many things.
⭐ From giving 5 gold stars for the beau-Thai-ful Grand Palace
❤️ To giving lots of hearts for the appe-Thai-zing food
💯 To giving 100% for the pret-Thai Pak Khlong Flower Market
😊 To giving a smiley face for the friendly, recep-Thai’ve people (Thailand isn’t called the “land of smiles” for no reason)
👍👍 To giving two thumbs up for the feeling of sereni-Thai while watching temple dancers
To commemorate the great city of Bangkok, Traveler Tim wok’ed around the markets in search of high quali-Thai fabric. And what he found is very en-Thai-cing!
👏 To Tim, we give you a migh-Thai round of applause for this awesome fabric find!
Here’s to making most of the opportuni-Thai and to feeling good—because after all, it’s Friday!
-the Taaluma Team
Hey Toters, what’s Athen-in’?
Back in 2019, travelers Eileen and Lesley visited Athens, Greece. They loved it so much that they wanted to encourage you to visit “the city of the violet crown” someday too. If you ever get the chance to go to Athens,
…you Odyssey the Porch of the Caryatids on the north side of the Acropolis
Traveler Tim Gibson loves seeing new parts of the world. His latest ventures took him to the southwest of France.
From visiting his nephew high in the Pyrenees, to enjoying the glorious mountain views of the region, and to partaking in the spectacular French cuisine.
"Singapore is a country where old and new exist side-by-side.
From walking downtown through the streets lined with gleaming skyscrapers, to stumbling upon temples that are over a hundred years old, and to discovering a carefully preserved city block of traditional shop-fronts that date back to colonial days.