The Grand Palace, Bangkok, Thailand: The King and I

by NEENA JHANJEE A visit to the Grand Palace is on the itinerary of practically every tourist who visits Bangkok. And for good reason. It...

Kunzum TV – Bangkok, Thailand: Damnernsaduak Floating Market | SHOPPING

http://youtu.be/-f5EXlG7ffw You cannot go to Bangkok and miss out on its floating markets. Unfortunately, most of them open on certain days of the week and...

Postcards from Thailand #15: Wat Maha That in Ayutthaya

This is an image you may have seen often: the head of a sandstone Buddha image lying amidst the roots and lower trunk of...

Postcards from Thailand #14: Wat Lokayasutharam in Ayutthaya

The main attraction at the Wat Lokayasutharam in Ayutthaya is the image of a reclining Buddha. Called Phra Buddhasaiyart, it is made of bricks...

Postcards from Thailand #13: Wat Chaiwattanaram in Ayutthaya

Wat Chaiwattanaram is one of the most imposing Buddhist monasteries in Ayutthaya, commissioned by King Prasat Thong in 1630, along the Chao Phraya river....

Postcards from Thailand #12: Ayutthaya, a True Wonder of this World

If you are in Thailand, you could choose to skip any attraction but not the ancient city of Ayutthaya. A UNESCO World Heritage Site,...

Postcards from Thailand #11: Damnernsaduak Floating Market near Bangkok – Open...

You cannot go to Bangkok and miss out on its floating markets. Unfortunately, most of them open on certain days of the week and...

Postcards from Thailand #10: Enjoying the Kwai River

The Kwai river in Thailand sure is a beautiful one. And especially inviting for tourists in and around Kanchanaburi, located about 130 kms (81...

Postcards from Thailand #9: The World War II Cemetery in Kanchanaburi...

The Commonwealth Graves Commission has done a commendable job in honouring those who gave up their lives in World War II. They have set...

Postcards from Thailand #8: The Death Railway of World War II

The infamous 415 kms (259 miles) long Death Railway is a reminder of one of the worst tragedies of World War II. It was...