M.K. Hotel

277-41 Saengchuto Rd., Amphur Muang, Kanchanaburi, 71000, Thailand | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Kanchanaburi

Bridge Over The River Kwai

A travel blog entry by wendalex

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... pass' because the workers shadows at night flickering on the canyon walls by firelight looked like the entrance to hell - this is the English meaning. The Asian meaning is much the same, their take on it is that it was like a living hell…and you can appreciate why.

We spent some time walking through the museum that details the conditions endured by the workers, before taking the short path down to the track (now removed) itself. Again, this is a ...

The death railway

A travel blog entry by almightyg73

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... though I surfaced and we grabbed a Tuk Tuk along to another War museum that showed the conditions the POW's had to endure in a much more detail than the JEATH museum. The display is housed in a recreation of one of the camps showing the small 2.5ft wide spaces the men had to sleep on next to each other. The various diseases that killed many of these men and the torture methods employed by the Japanese. Very grim stuff indeed and it makes you appreciate the lucky life that you live ...

Eenie, Meenie, Miney, Mo ...

A travel blog entry by jasonandgaryn

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... the volunteers at the temple, but they are still wild animals and are not familiar with new people. Even with the volunteers they've known from birth, they sometimes want to play with them the same way they did as cubs, not realizing how much bigger they are now. As a result, many of the volunteers here have scratched and beat up legs.  Upon our return to the area we were staying, we walked along the River Kwai Bridge. ...

A Bridge on The River Kware

A travel blog entry by paul_emma

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... symbol was nicked by the Nazi's and in fact in Buddhist it means good luck and faces clockwise. We made friends with Wisut, a local Songtheaw driver who wanted to discuss Brendan Rogers, and Liverpool's general annihilation of most teams this season. He took us to the other side of town and Herritage street. Over 20 yellow signs dotted along this road tell the history and architecture of the 19th century buildings. Present well before the modern history of ...

River Kwai Life

A travel blog entry by roaming_edwards

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... over weight, white man sitting in them, but generally they are empty. In fact, it seems most the tourists here are Asian. We stand out, in a good way. Our guest house is a real family run affair too, so there so always someone for Ru to wave to. Only one of the staff speaks English, but it means conversation is infrequent, contemplation more regular. I got up very late with Millie today. Spen and Ru had already been for breakfast. The shower is still freezing so I washed my hair ...

Location

This hotel, located on 277-41 Saengchuto Rd., Amphur Muang, Kanchanaburi, is near Tiger Temple Thailand, Hellfire Pass Museum, and War Museum.
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