Reproduced with permission from Thailand 9 © 2001 Lonely Planet Publications.
For anybody who is interested in the history and culture of Thailand
a visit to one or more of this splendid ancient capitals is a must.
Bangkok is a city of extremes
and some amazing and wonderful treasures.
Around Bangkok are several interesting destinations.
A very nice daytrip from Bangkok is to the Damnoen Saduak floating market and Rose garden.
Kanchanaburi Province has the famous River Kwai bridge and beautiful National Parks