Wat Saket Bangkok

Wat Saket Bangkok

The Golden Mount [toc] Wat Saket Bangkok, or more officially Ratcha Wora Maha Wihan is a Buddhist temple in Rattanakosin, not very far from the famous Khao San Road. And the famous 'Golden Mount' easily visible from the distance is called Phu Khao Thong, but when asking directions, everyone simply calls it 'Wat Saket'. The golden mount we see today is built on the remains of a previous unsuccessful attempt

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Wat Pho – Temple of the reclining Buddha in Bangkok

Wat Pho Bangkok

The Temple of the reclining Buddha [toc] Wat Pho, the temple of the reclining Buddha, is such an iconic landmark of Bangkok it is on everyone's list of places to visit even on a short trip. Also known as 'the Temple of the reclining Buddha' it is the sanctuary of one of the world's largest Buddha statue, and more than a thousand images. It is also one of the oldest

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The Grand Palace in Bangkok and Wat Phra Kaew

Bangkok Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew

Bangkok Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew [toc] The Grand Palace in Bangkok and Wat Phra Kaew (or Wat Pra Kaew) is without a doubt, the most famous landmark in Thailand and it is also seen in many movies. Despite being such a touristic icon, it is still the number one place to see while in Bangkok, a marvel of delicate and intricate craftwork, architecture, carving and painting. Wat Phra

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