Mar 8, 2013

Three Days in Bangkok

When a dear friend of mine knew that I was in Singapore he invited me to visit him at Bangkok, Thailand for a few days. Without a second thought I book a ticket to Bangkok, which means I trade my shopping money for a plane ticket to Bangkok hehehe. 

I had only three days in Bangkok (The City of Angels or "Krungthep" [กรุงเทพมหานคร] in Thai) so my time is just limited to explore this capital city of Thailand.
One of the most impressive attractions to grace the Chao Phraya River is the Wat Arun, the Temple of Dawn. This ancient temple can be found on the Thonburi side of the river and is believed to be the oldest temple in the whole of Bangkok. Originally known as Wat Makok or the Olive Temple, Wat Arun dates back to the 16th century. Situated in a pretty garden surrounded by stone prangs and guarded by two gigantic demons known as yaksha, the central prang measures a colossal 80 meters high. With an admission fee of 50 Baht.
The rich in history Chao Phraya River is the lifeblood of Bangkok indeed the River of Kings.
The Bangkok local taxi famously known as Tuk-tuk that takes you where you’ve asked, but beware of the scum (‘taken for a ride’ according to lonely planet) the driver has to offer.
Some photos are courtesy of DNY.


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