Wat Saket Ratcha Wora Maha Wihan, usually shortened to Wat Saket is a buddhist temple (wat) in Pom Prap Sattru Phai district, Bangkok, Thailand. The temple dates back to the Ayutthaya era, when it was known as Wat Sakae. When Bangkok became the capital, King Rama I renovated the temple and gave it its present […]
The Baan Jang Nak museum lies in a quiet back street in a small village 18 km east of Chiang Mai. Khun Phet Wiriya is a master craftsman who has spent his life carving wooden elephants in exquisite detail. There is a museum where many of the carving and other work of art are on display. […]
Chiang Mai sometimes written as “Chiengmai” or “Chiangmai”, is the largest and most culturally significant city in Northern Thailand. It is the capital of Chiang Mai Province and was a former capital of the Kingdom of Lan Na (1296–1768), which became the Kingdom of Chiang Mai, a tributary state of Siam from 1774 to 1899 […]
Transit Bangkok is the most comprehensive guide to Bangkok public transportation. Bangkok bus, MRT (Bangkok Metro), BTS Sky Trains, boats, Chao Phraya Express or the canal taxis. We show you how to get around town the easiest and cheapest way!
Wat Arun, locally known as Wat Chaeng, is situated on the west (Thonburi) bank of the Chao Phraya River. It is easily one of the most stunning temples in Bangkok, not only because of its riverside location, but also because the design is very different to the other temples you can visit in Bangkok. Wat […]
Wat Pho , also spelt Wat Po, is a buddhist temple complex in the Phra Nakhon District, Bangkok, Thailand. It lies on Rattanakosin Island, directly south of the Grand Palace. The temple is first on the list of six temples in Thailand classed as the highest grade of the first-class royal temples. It is associated […]