Grand Palace - Bangkok April 18th 2012 When people think about Bangkok they probably think of the various Wat's and ancient structures that surrounds Thailand. Bangkok is a dichotomy of two cities. The old city which runs parallel to the Chao Phraya river and the newer city which runs closer to Silom and Sukhumvit area.
From central pier take the ferry to stop #8 Tha Tien and walk through a small market area. From there you will ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Bangkok 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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