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Victory Point

Victory Point

If you are in the area of the Victory Monument in Bangkok then you might also now wish to wonder around the Victory Point Plaza which is also another market in Thailand in the area also close to the Saxophone Club in Bangkok. Incoming search terms:victory point bkkvictory point bangkok

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Siam Niramit

Siam Niramit

No visit to Bangkok would be complete without visiting and watching a show at the Siam Niramit located  in Bangkok. With on of the largest stages in the world and with 100 performers and more than 500 outfits it makes for a truly spectacular show. The sets are sophisticated and beautiful.

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Thailand Cultural Centre

Thailand Cultural Centre

The Thailand Cultural Centre was built with a grant from Japan, the Thailand Cultural Centre opened on October 9, 1987. The Thailand Cultural Centre has two auditoriums one of which is a 2,000 seat and part of the main hall. There is also one outdoor stage. There is also a 1,000-seat outdoor …

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Giant Swing

Giant Swing

The Giant Swing is another popular monument in Bangkok. If you are visiting The Grand Palace or The Emerald Buddha then this monument is located in the same area and also well worth a visit. The area has many temples and also good street food. Like everything else in Thailand you …

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The Emerald Buddha

The Emerald Buddha

The Temple of the Emerald Buddha is located close to The Grand Palace in Bangkok which should be on the to-do list of any tourist to Thailand. This Temple has always been very popular as many of Thailand’s best temples and scenery is located in the area.

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The Grand Palace

The Grand Palace

The Grand Palace is a well known landmark in Bangkok and visiting Thailand as a tourist will not be complete without a visit to The Grand Palace. The palace comprises a number of buildings in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. The palace has been the official residence for many generations of the Kings …

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Royal Jubilee Gate

Royal Jubilee Gate

The Royal Jubilee Gate is not well known to tourist in Thailand. The Royal Jubilee Gate is located in China Town in Bangkok. The monument is well lit at night and makes for good photos while on holiday. There are a number of cafes and stores in the area. Incoming search terms:jubilee …

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Dusit Palace

Dusit Palace

King Chulalongkorn of Thailand got the idea of having a royal residence which included a spacious garden on the outskirts of the capital of Bangkok from the early European monarchs during his trip to the European mainland in 1897. When King Chulalongkorn returned to Thailand he began to built a new royal …

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King Rama V Statue

King Rama V Statue

The King Rama V Statue is another well known monument in Bangkok. Built in the reign King Rama V. The lead designer of the statue of King Louis the 14th of France at Paris by the French company, Zeus’s master craftsmen Phrases Fort Durban. Incoming search terms:Rama herbal Night King

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King Taksin Monument

King Taksin Monument

The King Taksin Monument in Bangkok is a very popular local monument which is open every day of the week. The Monument of King Taksin the Great has been built in the center of Bangkok as a memorial site to commemorate King Taksin passing Chachoengsao after the fall of Ayutthaya in 1767 …

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Benjasiri Park

Benjasiri Park

The Benjasiri Park located in central Bangkok was created in order to celebrate the 60th birthday of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit. Entry in to the park is free from 5am – 8pm. It has a very relaxed environment which includes sculptures, including HM’s commemorative coin. It is located close to …

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Democracy Monument

Democracy Monument

The Democracy Monument in Bangkok Thailand is located close to Khoa san Road and is at a very busy traffic circle. The monument was commissioned in 1939 to commemorate the 1932 Siamese coup d’état (1932 Revolution) which led to the establishment and formation of a constitutional monarchy in what was …

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Victory Monument

Victory Monument

Victory Monument is a large military monument in Bangkok, Thailand which was erected in 1941. The monument is located in Ratchathewi District in Bangkok and at the center of a traffic circle. The BTS Victory Monument Station is located next to the monument.

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Erawan Shrine

The Erawan Shrine is officially named Thao Maha Brahma and was built in 1956 to appease the supposed evil forces that were taking the lives of construction workers and causing other calamities in the construction what is now the Grand Hyatt Erawan. In Thai it represents the Hindu creation god …

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