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Canal boats

Years ago the canals were an important part of the urban transport system. Today less so. Some of the canals are still there and using the canal boats for transport is cheap and fast. We also found the boats interesting for sightseeing.
Thailand part I - Bangkok

July 25th 2018
“One night in Bangkok and the world's your oyster" If we are going to write a blog entry about Bangkok we just have to somewhere quote “One Night in Bangkok”. We might as well do it in the beginning to get it over with. Our vacation trip in Southeast Asia took us to four countries. We have so far written about three of these, Laos, Vietnam and Malaysia. In this and the next two ... read more
Asia » Thailand » Central Thailand » Bangkok

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
3rd December 2018

Follow that Road
When the abundance of water is its lifeblood 'tis nice to see river travel going by. In "a Night in Bangkok" 'tis amazing how much one can fit in.

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