Phukan Hometel Resort

209 Phattna, Thamakham, Amphur Muang, Kanchanaburi, 71000, Thailand | Resort
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Travel Blogs from Kanchanaburi

The Bridge Over the River Kwai

A travel blog entry by cissygapyear

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We moved onto Kanchanaburi. I was really excited as this is where I could get my fix of World War 2 history. The Bridge over the River Kwai is and the Thai-Burma Death Railway is here. When we arrived and found a cute guesthouse on the river, Ocean and I set off. We visited the museum which is an excellent collection of artefacts and displays. We both learnt a lot about what happened in Asia during the Second World War as well as here. Next we went to the War Cemetery and spent a ...

Waterfalls and Railways

A travel blog entry by whereisvix

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... hour journey from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi. It feels churlish to complain though as thousands of British POWs made a similar journey 70 years ago in much, much worse conditions. After all, those men and the monumental task they were set are the reason I've come here. Kanchanaburi is home to the bridge over the River Kwai, although very little of the original bridge survives following Allied bombing of the town in 1945. Technically, of course, ...

Another day in Kanchanaburi

A travel blog entry by cleotup

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... of nine rooms. 1.Phra Buddha Saiyas (reclining Buddha) room. 2. Ja-Ae room-means ''to meet'' because it doesn't connect to the other rooms. Contains several images of gods and goddesses such as Joa Mae Kuan-Im(goddess of Chinese Buddha) Ganesha (Hindu god of wisdom), Phra Mae U-ma-te-vee (Hindu goddess of success), Indra, Phra-prom (4 faced Hindu of wishes) and Luang Poo Jun pae ( the old abbot of the temple). 3.Mai toa rom ...

Elephants, tigers, waterfalls, WWII and visa run

A travel blog entry by lucieandiuri

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We can allow ourselves a week in Kanchanaburi which is not a bad thing as i hear there is plenty to do here. We are going to try to find an animal sanctuary which hopefully is less touristy (and pricey) than Chiang Mai. On the seventh i have to do my second visa run, this time to Myanmar so we might not wait until then if we see everything else beforehand and grow bored. ...

Riding on the back of an Asian elephant!

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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... is an elephant and I was happy to be here today to ride on the back of one of them!

As you know me……picky and fussy as I am, right from the start, I knew which elephant I wanted to ride on! And this, none other than the biggest one of the bunch! So, after informing our guide Sally of my wish and desire, guess what! It was granted much ...

Location

This resort, located on 209 Phattna, Thamakham, Amphur Muang, Kanchanaburi, is near Tiger Temple Thailand, Hellfire Pass Museum, and War Museum.
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