Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... had it analysed, ' all clear'. He nodded at Battery Boy so he turned around and started walking away. Video Girl looked at the Customs man and said, 'Do you want to do me?' Customs man looked at her and said that's a very nice offer but my coffee break isn't for another twenty minutes so no thank-you. She turned around and started to walk away then realised what she had said and turned back, ' I didn't ...
... hotel to consult the guidebook and saw that if I hopped on the MRT line near to my hotel and went all the way to the end I would hit the weekend market - PERFECT. I headed for the tube station which was all of 2 seconds away and went down underground with anxiety. I was worried that I wouldn't be able to decipher anything! But how wrong I was! Upon entering the station lobby, there is a full body scanner similar to the ones at the airport. I'm not entirely sure why ...
... got out of the crowded part of the river and were traveling towards the lake the scenery changed and houses became few and far between with people working up in the fields bringing in the crops of beans and sesame seeds. Dad caught this little guy skiving and hanging out on the bamboo poles of the crop waterer
When we got to the lake it was just an huge expanse ...
Thailand is around 95% Buddhist and today we took in several Buddhist temples and statues. Our first stop was at the Grand Palace, a vast complex with numerous buildings in three courts; outer, middle and inner. Only women are allowed in the inner court but we toured the others with all of its diverse architecturally designed buildings, guilded spires and fabulous murals. But the big draw is the the Buddha in the Wat Phra Kaew (Temple of the ...
... Buddha! Did I enjoyed it; absolutely yes! The temples’ exterior landscapes were fantastic same as the huge statues guarding the gates.
We now had time on our own to do as we pleased like some afternoon shopping or even a visit to the Grand Palace as suggested by Kit. Having done all of these things prior to joining the tour, Michel and I elected ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility