The history of Bangkok National Museum

The history of Bangkok National Museum

Bangkok National Museum is situated on the banks of Thailand’s Chao Phraya River in Phra Nakhon district. Sandwiched between the Wat Phra Kaew and the Grand Palace in the majestic and architecturally historic Front Palace (Wang Na). Built in 1782 it housed the...
The History of Bangkok Railway Station

The History of Bangkok Railway Station

Before the introduction of low-cost air travel to Bangkok city, Bangkok Railway Station, locally referred to as Sathani Rotfai Krung Thep or Hua Lamphong, had been a primary transit for travellers exploring Thailand since its opening on the 25th June, 1916. Its...
The Grand Palace, Bangkok

The Grand Palace, Bangkok

The Grand Palace, Bangkok   The Grand Palace is a glittering walled complex that houses several palaces, all highly decorated with tiles and ceramics. The Grand Palace was once the official residence of the Royal Family in Bangkok and is one of the most important...
Wat Arun, Bangkok

Wat Arun, Bangkok

Wat Arun, Bangkok   This is the oldest temple in the city of Bangkok and is nestled on the bank of the Chao Phraya River. This magnificent temple is also known as the Temple of Dawn and dates back to the Ayutthaya period. One of the most striking features of Wat...
Khao San Road, Bangkok

Khao San Road, Bangkok

Khao San Road, Bangkok   This is one of Bangkok’s most impressive nightlife zones and both sides of the road are lined with bars and clubs, while after dark several pavement bars also set up with live music and offering visitors cocktails. Khaosan Road attracts...