Advertisement
« previous next »
Buddha seems unaffected by all the destruction  
   

Buddha seems unaffected by all the destruction

Ayutthaya
Temples and tigers in Central Thailand

April 13th 2012
Truth be told, we weren’t particularly excited about visiting Bangkok. However, like Rome, all roads, and indeed, railways, seem to lead there, so we had little choice. Our first visit lasted about 45 minutes, as we quickly boarded another train bound for the general vicinity of the Khao Yai National Park. By this time, we were becoming increasingly aware that the Asian countryside we most wi ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Khao Yai NP

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
Advertisement
Tot: 0.258s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 21; qc: 78; dbt: 0.074s; 78; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.7mb