Phra Sumen Fort in Bangkok
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Phra Sumen Fort, Bangkok

The Phra Sumen Fort, located near the Khao San Road in Bangkok, is one of the few remaining parts of the fortifications which were built when Bangkok first became the capital city of Thailand.  About Phra [Read more…]

Phra Phuttha Chinasi statue at Wat Bowonniwet
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Wat Bowonniwet, Bangkok

Wat Bowonniwet is an important, if seldom visited by foreign tourists, temple near to the Khao San Road in Bangkok. Parts of Wat Bowonniwet are open every day from 06:00 to 18:00 and admission is [Read more…]

Phra Phuttha Maha Suwan Patimakon at Wat Traimit
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Wat Traimit, Bangkok

Wat Traimitr Witayaram Worawihan, more commonly known by its shorter name of Wat Traimit, is a popular tourist attraction as well as a functioning Buddhist temple in Bangkok’s China Town, a short distance from the [Read more…]

Inside the ordination hall at Wat Chana Songkhram
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Wat Chana Songkhram, Bangkok

Wat Chana Songkhram, or Wat Chanasongkhram Ratchaworamahawiharn, is a Buddhist temple very close to the Khao San Road in Bangkok. Wat Chana Songkhram is open to visitors every day from 06:30 to 18:30 and admission [Read more…]

Loha Prasat at Wat Ratchanatda
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Wat Ratchanatda, Bangkok

Wat Ratchanatda is a 19th Century Buddhist temple located off the Ratchadamnoen Klang Road, which is often described at the main street in Bangkok as this wide two lane road connects some of the most [Read more…]

The two pillars at Bangkok City Pillar Shrine
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Bangkok City Pillar Shrine

Bangkok City Pillar Shrine is housed within a small complex on the opposite side of the road to the Grand Palace in Bangkok. Although seldom visited by foreign tourists, Bangkok’s City Pillar Shrine has a [Read more…]

Assembley Hall at Wat Suthat Thepwararam
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Wat Suthat Thepwararam, Bangkok

Wat Suthat Thepwararam is a large and important Buddhist temple in the historic Rattanakosin district of Bangkok not far from other major sights such as the Grand Palace and Wat Po. Wat Suthat Thepwararam is [Read more…]

Wat Saket in Bangkok
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Wat Saket, Bangkok

Wat Saket is the Temple of the Golden Mount located on the edge of the historic Rattanakosin Island area of Bangkok.  Wat Saket is open to visitors daily from 08:00 to 17:00 and admission costs [Read more…]

Covered stalls at the Khlong Suan 100 Year Market
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Khlong Suan 100 Years Market

Khlong Suan 100 Years Market is a tourist market located on Khlong Suan canal about 29 km to the East of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport on the border of three provinces: Chachoengsao, Samut Prakan and [Read more…]

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Sampeng Lane Market, Chinatown, Bangkok

Sampeng Lane in Bangkok’s Yaowarat (Chinatown) district is one of Bangkok’s most interesting street markets. Sampeng Lane, or Soi Wanit 1 as it is formally known, runs for several kilometres parallel to the south of [Read more…]