Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Bangkok

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Waiting for our flight to Bangkok from Saigon.  We had free wi-fi which was nice.

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Our nice hotel in Bangkok

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Our first stop in Bangkok was the Golden Mount

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Then we stopped for some street food, which was cheap and delicious

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The reclining golden Buddha was 46 meters long and 15 meters high!

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Wat Pho has the largest collection of Buddha images in Thailand

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Taking the ferry to Wat Arun
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The stairs were really steep

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All the stuppas were made of broken flower pots


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The Emerald Buddha worth about 50 million dollars

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Wat Phra Kaew and the Grand Palace

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