Category: Temples & Palaces

Suan Pakkad Palace…where you can see traditional wooden Thai houses

Would you like to see traditional Thai houses? Nowadays Thais live in contemporary houses and many people are moving to condominiums. It is difficult to see traditional Thai houses on the streets especially in Bangkok. Today I will take you to Suan Pakkad Palace where you can see traditional wooden Thai houses. The name of the

Wat Pathum Wanaram…A temple in the middle of shopping malls

Wat Pathum Wanaram (วัดปทุมวนาราม) is a temple located between the two shopping malls. While you walk into the temple, you would see Siam Paragon on your left and see CentralWorld on your right. The temple is divided into two main areas: the temple itself in the front and the meditating tropical garden in the back.

Wat Phra Kaew…a must-see temple

Wat Phra Kaew (วัดพระแก้ว) or Wat Phra Si Rattana Satsadaram (วัดพระศรีรัตนศาสดาราม) or Temple of the Emerald Buddha in English is one of the most important and sacred temples in Thailand. It was built during Rama I’s reign (the first king of the Chakri Dynasty which is the current ruling royal house of the Kingdom of