Dheva Mantra Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Kanchanaburi
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It has been reported there were 68 murders in HFP. One Aussie chap we visited in Kanburi War Cemetery. Generally Japanese Guards or Engineers would lash out with iron bars or rocks etc to the men. I showed the clients one area that was shown to me by Rod Beattie (OAM) where there is a secondary track heading off to the cliff face. This track was used to remove rock from the cutting. It was also used by the guards as ...
From Bangkok Noi train station we caught a local train 3 hours west to kanchanaburi. With no accommodation booked we decided to blag our way away from the tuk tuks and walk towards the river where we hoped would be some raft hotels with availability. At time out walk was reminiscent of India (albeit a lot quiter) with tuk tuk drivers telling us the river was very far and they could take us for 200 baht but once declined the price made its way down through 100, 50, 20 ...
... 100 Baht pp. The last train is at 15:40 limiting your time. We arrived and grabbed some breakfast and boarded a Songtheaw for a massive 800 Baht return to the station. The Austalian built complex consists of a memorial at Konyu Cutting (Hellfire Pass), and a walking trail along the railbed. The Museum is located 80 km North of Kanchanaburi and 18 km from the last remaining station at Nam Tok in the village of Thasao. Former POW'S petitioned the ...
... with them, and after they went to his grave, they went to the museum where the staff there were very interested to see copies of this original documentation. The two sisters had an amazing pilgrimage to a part of their family history and were pleased that the curator of the museum took time to sit with them and shared all the knowledge he had of their late uncle.
After a fascinating day, it is time for an early night, tomorrow we go to a beach fit for a ...
Day 5 - late morning
Temperature: 28 Celsius
Leaving the temple, each couple was given a young tiger of about 9 months old to walk with. By holding on tightly to the leash and with Michel right next to me, I proceeded to advance at a fairly slow pace!
The young tiger controlled me! Wherever he wanted to go, ...
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