Wat Rai Khing is a famous temple located in Nakhon Pathom Province, just about 32 kilometers from Bangkok. The temple is located along the Tha Chin River, and it could be reached by both car and boat. The temple was quite huge. And, there were many forms of merit-making around the temple. Save cattle Give the
Don Wai Floating Market is located in Nakhon Pathom Province, only about 50 kilometers from Bangkok. It is an old market which is still popular among locals until these days. In order not to disappoint you, I have to tell you that instead of calling this market Floating Market, we shall call it Riverside Market.
Bang Krachao is an area known as Bangkok’s Green Lung, but actually it is located in Samut Prakan Province, which is adjacent to Bangkok. To go there, my friend and I have been there by taking a cross-river ferry from Wat Bang Na Nawk. The ferry ran daily. On weekends and public holidays, it ran
Bang Nam Pheung Floating Market is a floating market located in Samut Prakan Province. At the market, you will see the local way of life. To not disappoint your expectations, I have to tell you first that this market shall not be called floating market because most of the stalls are on the ground. Frankly, on
Koh Kret is a small island in Chao Phraya River. It is located in Nonthaburi Province which is not far from Bangkok. On August 2014, I have been to Koh Kret for the first time. And I had a chance to go there again on December last year during a long weekend. The island and
Last two week, I got some errands to run in Nakhon Pathom, a small province located only about 50 km west of Bangkok and I stopped by and had lunch at a restaurant named Riva Floating Cafe. The restaurant has been popular over the internet because of the natural atmosphere and its outdoor seating area.
Jim Thompson was an American architect who was sent to Bangkok for service in the U.S. Army. He fell in love with Thailand and decided to live permanently in Thailand. He revived the hand weaving of silk and made Thai silk well-known worldwide. Two years ago, I went to his house, Jim Thompson House, which is now a
Pattaya is one of the most popular destinations in Thailand. It is a beach resort town located in Chonburi Province which is considered not far from Bangkok, so it is one of the places that many people in Bangkok choose to go on weekends. The distance between Bangkok Airport (Suvarnabhumi Airport) and Pattaya Many tourists fly to Bangkok
Ekamai Bus Station is a bus terminal operating buses to eastern part of Thailand. If you want to go to Pattaya, Koh Samed, Koh Chang, or Koh Kood, you can catch the bus here. Ekamai Bus Station Map Ekamai Bus Station is located on Sukhumvit Road, opposite to Sukhumvit Soi 63, near National Science Centre
Do you know Pad Thai? Pad Thai is a popular Thai dish. It is a stir-fried rice noodles with eggs, tofu, dried shrimp, bean sprouts, and flavored with flavored with tamarind pulp. You can easily find it from street stalls around Thailand. It can also be found in Thai restaurants around the world. Pad Thai