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Bangkok Skytrain

We're back in the Great City of Angels!

September 19th 2007
No, not that City of Angels, we're in "Krung Thep" meaning "City of Angels" and better known as.... Bangkok! And this is just a shortened version of its official Thai name. If we were to translate it all we would end up with: "Great City of Angels, Repository of Divine Germs, Great Land Unconquerable, Grand and Prominent Realm, Royal and Delightful Capital City Full of Nine Noble Gems, Highest ... read more
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Thai Flag A unified Thai kingdom was established in the mid-14th century. Known as Siam until 1939, Thailand is the only Southeast Asian country never to have been taken over by a European power. A bloodless revolution in 1932 led to a constitutional monarchy.... ... read more
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