Barnchaidaen Guesthouse Thong Pha Pom

Thong Pha Pom, Kanchanaburi, Thailand | Motel

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A travel blog entry by landellsandlads


We drove two hours north of Bangkok to Kanchanaburi, home to the bridge over the river Kwai. We found this really great bungalow/raft right on the river to stay in. We had our own balcony to sit outside and watch the sun set over the river. We walked to a war museum and then onto the bridge which was nice as the weather was really great. The train even pulled up as we were on ...

Bridge over the River Kwai

A travel blog entry by i_go_wandering


... together, with the families last words, most of the victims no older than 25 years old. We then stopped at the JEATH war museum (Japanise, English, Australian, Thailand and Holland), which was really poor for the amount of money we paid (40 baht), just some scary statues and a few sun faded photos which you could barely make out, it did have a good view of the Bridge though - but I would not recommend, I've heard there ...

Kanchanaburi War Cemetery , JEATH & Ralway Centre

A travel blog entry by masonsineurope


... the following topics:

- Why the Thai-Burma Railway,

Non Pladuk Railway Station,

Ban Pong Railway Station and

Nakhom Pathom Railway Station Junction.

We visited those sites (except Ban Pong) and the tourists thought it was excellent. We visited the Mudras Chedi at Nakhom Pathom that was built by King Rama IV in 1853 (or built by his people) it ...

On the River Kwai

A travel blog entry by nataliegodliman


... eat and drink with them and so we did. It was really funny and they spoke a bit of English and we had a laugh but they kept ordering us more and more food and beers and we had to politely escape. Check out the next day we thought we'd change it up and get the train instead of a bus to Bangkok. Sadly the train was delayed and we spent most of the day waiting round, but when it finally arrived, it sure was a nice change to get a train again! ...

Kanchanaburi Day 2

A travel blog entry by gter1


... headed back in the car to the only remaining wooded trestle bridge on which the original train still runs 3 times a day usuall taking the school children back to their villages and primitive living by our standards. We rode that train to the next stop to end our experience for the day. Back to the car, back to the Resort, heading for that elusive Thai massage "we" have ...


This motel, located on Thong Pha Pom, Kanchanaburi, is near Tiger Temple Thailand, Hellfire Pass Museum, and War Museum.
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