Thailand (central and western)
We last visited central and western Thailand in the early to mid
1990s. Therefore, some of the following information might be out
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Train from Kanchanaburi to Nam Took follows the River Kwai
Bangkok (Krung Teap)
Don't spend too much time in Bangkok, however, there are
many large wats that are worth seeing and "The Grand Place" is
of Siam --
Ayutthaya can be reached as a day trip via boat out of
Sukothai is an ancient capital of Siam and it's a MUST
SEE WORLD SITE! If you visit this part of the world don't miss
Wat Phra Sri Ratana Mahathat home of Thailand's most beautiful
Good night market and home of the flying vegetables
The largest Buddhist chedi in the world
Floating market is great. Much better than the one in Bangkok.
Home of the Bridge on the River Kwai and the town is located
in a very beautiful setting
Take the train (round trip) from Kanchanaburi to Nam Tok.
It runs along the River Kwai and it's one of the best day trips
you'll make on your travels in Thailand.
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Revised January 26, 2001
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