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A flock of pigeons at Wat Rakhang in Bangkok, Thailand

Pigeons at Wat Rakhang in Bangkok, Thailand

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Today’s travel photo is of a group of pigeons on the steps leading down to the Chao Phraya River at Wat Rakhang in Bangkok, Thailand. Wat Rakhang is on the Thonburi side of the river, located just downstream from Wang Lang Market. Catch the ferry to Wang Lang Pier and wander through the market and… Read More

Rama VIII Bridge at night in Bangkok, Thailand

Rama VIII Bridge at Night in Bangkok, Thailand

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Happy New Year everyone! Today’s travel photo is of the very impressive Rama VIII Bridge at night in Bangkok, Thailand. Seeing this bridge always brings a smile to my face as it is the first thing that I see when I head to pier to catch the river ferry in the area that I like… Read More

Long Tail Boat on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand

Long Tail Boat on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand

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Today’s travel photo is of a long tail boat docked at Tha Chang Pier on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand. This pier is one of the most popular ferry stops on the river for travellers as it is where you hop off to visit the Grand Palace. I took this photo during one… Read More

Boat on Bangkok Noi Canal in Thonburi, Thailand

Boat on Bangkok Noi Canal in Thonburi, Thailand

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Today’s travel photo is of a boat making its way up Bangkok Noi in the Thonburi District of Bangkok, Thailand. Bangkok Noi is one of the main canals in Bangkok, and if you visit  the Taling Chan floating market by boat, or do a canal tour, you will probably use this canal to get into… Read More

City view from Wat Arun in Bangkok, Thailand

City View from Wat Arun in Bangkok, Thailand

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Today’s travel photo is a city view from Wat Arun in Bangkok, Thailand. Wat Arun is a beautiful temple that is characterized by it’s tall prangs (towers) that are decorated in tiles and sculptures. Climbing to the top of the central tower is quite hair raising, especially if you’re afraid of heights, but the view… Read More

Porcelain details on a chedi at Wat Pho in Bangkok, Thailand

Ceramic Detail at Wat Pho in Bangkok, Thailand

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One of the most popular and well known temples in Bangkok, Thailand, Wat Pho is mostly known for it’s magnificent 45m long reclining Buddha. As impressive as this is, the rest of the temple also has a lot to offer. Home to the origins of Thai Massage, Wat Pho is a large complex with many… Read More

Buddhist lanterns at Wat Indraviharn in Bangkok, Thailand

Lanterns at Wat Indraviharn in Bangkok, Thailand

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On our first visit to Bangkok, Thailand, we visited Wat Indraviharn completely by accident as we were brought here by the tuk tuk driver who scammed us into going to some tailor shops. Still, we ended up seeing some interesting spots, and I very much doubt that we would have visited Wat Indraviharn if we… Read More

Ferry on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand

Chao Phraya River Ferry in Bangkok, Thailand

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The Chao Phraya River is really the backbone of Bangkok, Thailand. The river is always full of activity and the ferry system that runs up and down this water highway is one of the best ways to get around the city. While travelling upstream on the orange line ferry after a day out in central… Read More

Photos of Wat Arun in Bangkok, Thailand

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On the West Bank of the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand, sits one of the city’s most popular sights – Wat Arun. This Buddhist temple, also known as the Temple of Dawn, is characterized by it’s tall prangs (towers) that rise high above the temple and river below them. The towers are beautifully decorated… Read More

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