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Temples and ruins in Ayutthaya

November 24th 2009
After having spent some fine days in Bangkok I headed to the ancient town of Ayutthaya to discover some ancient ruins hidden around this beautiful town. Ayutthaya has been the ancient capital of the kingdom of Thailand for many centuries until 1767, but most of the temples have been destroyed due to the past wars and conflicts and now only a few of them still stand gloriously. However, I fee ... 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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