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Wat Rong Khun (The White Temple) Posted by sasha on Mar 14, 2018
There are so many temples across Thailand that it’s easy to get what many travelers call “temple fatigue.” After a while, they just don’t seem interesting any more. Well, that’s definitely not the case when you visit Wat Rong Khun (วัดร่องขุ่น). More commonly referred to in English as the White Temple, it’s the brainchild of famous Thai artist Chalermchai…
White Temple Video Tour Posted by sasha on Aug 22, 2017
When traveling in Northern Thailand, you won’t want to miss the amazing White Temple. It’s a stunning work of art and is unlike any temple you’ve ever seen. Take a closer look at the White Temple and learn all about it in this short video:
The White Temple Posted by sasha on Aug 15, 2017
While you may be “templed out” from your travels in Thailand or other SE Asian countries, make sure you don’t skip out on Wat Rong Khun (วัดร่องขุ่น). It’s commonly referred to as the White Temple, and it’s unlike any temple you’ve ever seen. Here’s a brief introduction to this dreamlike complex, starting with the artist and his purpose…
A Cultural Trip Through Thailand (Part Three – North) Posted by sasha on Oct 4, 2016
The 2-week cultural tour of Thailand finishes up in the north. Visit Chiang Mai – the 2nd biggest city – to explore temples, museums, and take part in a Thai festival. Next head to Chiang Rai to visit the “Heaven & Hell of Architecture” – the White Temple and Black House. See it all and…
Chiang Mai Jungle Trek (Part Two) Posted by sasha on Jul 27, 2016
The jungle trek adventure in northern Thailand continues with two more days. Visit a remote hill tribe village, become friends with elephants, and do a bit of cliff jumping to end the journey.
Chiang Mai Jungle Trek (Part One) Posted by sasha on Jul 25, 2016
Get out of the city and trek through the jungle in northern Thailand for an unforgettable adventure. Visit stunning hillside temples, relax by waterfalls, and sleep in a remote village on the first of a 3-day trek.
Sukhothai Historical Park Video Tour Posted by sasha on Mar 25, 2015
Take a video tour of Sukhothai Historical Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to the first capital of Siam. Explore the ruins of great temples such as Wat Mahathat and Wat Sa Si by bike and learn about Thai history and culture. อุทยานประวัติศาสตร์สุโขทัย Sukhothai Historical Park วัดตระพังเงิน Wat Traphang Ngoen ดศรีสวาย Wat Si…