A Live Band on the Second Floor of Walflowers Bar

Chinatown Bars Soi Nana

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Hipsters Bars Chinatown is well known for its festivals, shopping, the gold market, and of course the street food, but have also its nightlife with hipsters bars for those who want to escape from the tourist districts to meet the locals and expats, friendly atmosphere. Although this is not the new hidden trend in the …

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Bouquets colorés de fleurs séchées

Flower Market Bangkok

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Pak Khlong Talat Flower Market The Bangkok Flower Market called Pak Khlong Talat “market at the mouth of the canal” originally at the beginning of the 18th century (under the reign of King Rama 1) it was a floating market, which then became an auction and a large fish market in the 19th century. In …

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Kudee Jeen Quarter Thonburi

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Kudee Jeen a Portuguese Heritage A stroll back in time in one of Quarter the city’s oldest districts. Kudee Jeen a quarter with a Portuguese cachet which, in the 16th century, were the first Westerner to establish relations, friendship, trade, and “military” treaty with what was then Siam, and to establish a presence in the …

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View of Wat Pak Nam and Kun, and the Almost Completed Giant Buddha

Thonburi Bangkok

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Thonburi Khlongs and Temples Thonburi (thon, wealth and buri, fortress) on the other side of Chao Phraya which during the era of the Ayuthaya kingdom was an important garrison town. It was in 1768, one year after the looting of Ayutthaya by the Burmese, that General Taksin took over Thonburi and founded the kingdom and …

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Rainbow in Andaman sea Satun

Satun Thailand

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Satun My Australian friend (Tim) who comes to Thailand twice a year to spend a few months there took the opportunity of his son’s (Mondo) trip to Bangkok to show him around and offer him a scuba dive on an island in the south of the country for his birthday. He dived in the most …

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Charcoal Man in Klong Toei

Klong Toei

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A village Called Khlong Toei No Khlong Toei (Pandan Leaf Canal) is not a village but a large district, known for the port and one of the major busy and animated market. The locals in the past named it Nakhon Khlong Toei, which means the city of Khlong Toei, or Thawip Khlong Toei, the continent …

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Sim Carte Thai

Buy Sim Card Thailand

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Sim Card Thailand Ensure that before you leave, make sure your phone is unlocked. If it is locked, you will not be able to use a Thai SIM card, so would stay connected while roaming on your usual network. Three networks company sell Tourist or Traveler prepaid SIM cards. AIS Advanced Info Service Public Company …

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Loy Loy Kratong, Loy Loy Kratong

Loy Krathong Festival Thailand

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Loy Krathong Yesterday the 23 of November, Thai people have celebrated the beautiful Loy Krathong festival. Late evening after working hours, all the rivers, Khlongs, lakes, ponds are crowded with people who drop the krathong to celebrate the water goddess, and gods but also to apologize for polluting them. Many believe that this is the …

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