Kanchanaburi and the Death Railway September 29th 2010 Took slow train for 4 hours North West of Bangkok to Kanchanaburi, home of the famous Bridge over the River Kwai.
Like this town perched right along River Kwai where you can stay in rafthouses on the river. Stayed at VN Guesthouse right on the river with a fantastic restuarant with lots of great Thai curries!
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Asia » Thailand » Western Thailand » Kanchanaburi 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