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Bangkok Destination Guide

Discover Bangkok in Thailand

Bangkok in the region of Bangkok with its 5,104,476 habitants is a town located in Thailand and is the capital of this country.

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Local time in Bangkok is now 12:40 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Bangkok " with a UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Phetchaburi, Udon Thani, Samut Songkhram, Samut Sakhon, and Amphoe Mueang Samut Prakan. When in this area, you might want to check out Phetchaburi . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Bangkok ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Easy Thai Tom Yum Goong Soup Recipe (วิธีทำต้มยำกุ้ง)

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Bangkok Living & Travel - Street Food Soi 95

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jwesthardin.wordpress.com Explore interesting sights, sounds, smells, and delicious street food of the vibrant Soi 95 market. ..

President Obama driving past in Bangkok, Thailand.

0:56 min by IoftheSun
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I was in the travellers' area of Khao San Road in Bangkok this afternoon, spreading the word about the new travel novel iofthesun.com when US President Barack Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Giant Swing

The Giant Swing is a religious structure in Bangkok, Thailand, Phra Nakhon district, located in front of Wat Suthat temple. It was formerly used in an old Brahmin ceremony, and is one of Bangkok's tourist attractions.

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Located at 13.75 100.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Bangkok, Hindu theology, Phra Nakhon District, Road junctions in Thailand, Visitor attractions in Bangkok

Democracy Monument

The Democracy Monument (Thai: อนุสาวรีย์ประชาธิปไตย Anusawari Prachathipatai) is a public monument in the centre of Bangkok, capital of Thailand. It occupies a traffic circle on the wide east-west Ratchadamnoen Klang Road, at the intersection of Dinso Road. The monument is roughly halfway between Sanam Luang, the former royal cremation ground in front of Wat Phra Kaew, and the temple of the Golden Mount (Phu Kao Thong).

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Located at 13.76 100.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: 1939 establishments in Thailand, Buildings and structures completed in 1939, Buildings and structures in Bangkok, Monuments and memorials in Thailand, Phra Nakhon District, Road junctions in Thailand, Visitor attractions in Bangkok

Wat Suthat

Wat Suthat Thepphawararam is a royal temple of the first grade, one of ten such temples in Bangkok (23 in Thailand). Construction was begun by His Majesty King Rama I in 1807 (B.E. 2350). Further construction and decorations were carried out by King Rama II who helped carve the wooden doors, but the temple was not completed until the reign of King Rama III in 1847 (B.E.2390). This temple contains the Buddha image Phra Sri Sakyamuni or "Sisakayamunee" which moved from Sukhothai province.

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Located at 13.75 100.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Buddhist temples in Bangkok, Phra Nakhon District

Wat Ratchanadda

Wat Ratchanaddaram is a buddhist temple located at the intersection between Ratchadamnoen Klang and Maha Chai Road, in Phra Nakhon district, Bangkok. Meaning Royal Niece, the temple was built to the order of King Nangklao (Rama III) for Mom Chao Ying Sommanus Wattanavadi (หม่อมเจ้าหญิงโสมนัสวัฒนาวดี) in 1846. The temple is best known for the Loha Prasat (โลหะปราสาท), a multi-tiered structure 36 m high and having 37 metal spires, signifying the 37 virtues toward enlightenment.

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Located at 13.75 100.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Buddhist temples in Bangkok, Phra Nakhon District, Religious buildings completed in 1846

Mahamakut Buddhist University

Mahamakut Buddhist University or MBU is one of the two public Buddhist universities in Thailand. Founded in 1893 as an educational institute for monks, by King Chulalongkorn in remembrance of his late father King Mongkut. The Thai government granted the university a status of public university in 1997, integrating MBU into the Thai higher education system.

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Located at 13.76 100.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 1893 establishments in Thailand, Buddhist universities and colleges, Educational institutions established in 1893, Universities in Bangkok

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