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Wat Rong Khun (The White Temple) Posted by on Mar 14, 2018

Wat Rong Khun (The White Temple)

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…

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3 Ideas for 2 Weeks in Thailand Posted by on Sep 13, 2017

There’s so much to see and do in Thailand that planning a short trip there can be quite intimidating. Do you want to relax on the beach and have an island vacation? Or perhaps you’d rather go on an adventure in the jungle. Some may choose to spend a good chunk of time taking in…

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White Temple Video Tour Posted by on Aug 22, 2017

White Temple Video Tour

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 on Aug 15, 2017

The White Temple

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…

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Temple of the Reclining Buddha Video Posted by on Jan 18, 2017

Take a short video tour of one of Bangkok’s most amazing temples – Wat Pho. Home to the massive Reclining Buddha, this is one temple you won’t want to miss! Don’t tire yourself out, because there are lots of other amazing temples to explore in Bangkok.

Wat Pho – Temple of the Reclining Buddha Posted by on Jan 12, 2017

One of the most famous and impressive temples in Bangkok is Wat Pho (วัดโพธิ์ wát poh). Also known as the Temple of the Reclining Buddha for the 46-meter long Buddha image it houses, it’s a must-see attraction when visiting the Thai capital. History Wat Pho is one of the oldest temples in Bangkok. As a…

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Temple of the Emerald Buddha Posted by on Sep 7, 2016

There are thousands upon thousands of temples across Thailand, but none is more sacred than Wat Phra Kaew (วัดพระแก้ว wát prá gâew). Located within the confines of the Grand Palace in Bangkok, it’s also known as the Temple of the Emerald Buddha for the important, holy relic that is housed here. A visit to this…

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