One year on from the devastating Boxing Day tsunami, friends and family of those killed by the huge wave returned to what remains of the buildings where they died.
On Khuk Khok beach in Thailand, families cross to get to the shore where special ceremonies were held to remember those killed.
Other passed by buildings destroyed by the tsunami on their way to the commemorative services.
A recent Unicef survey of 1,600 children revealed many are finding it difficult to come to terms with the disaster and are worried another tsunami could strike.
On a tsunami effected beach resort in Sri Lanka, British tourists dressed up as Santa and his elves to entertain children.