Sai Yok National Park and Waterfalls

Sai Yok National Park The location of Sai Yok National Park is in the northwest of Thailand. Roughly 250 km northwest of Bangkok in the province of Kanchanaburi. In 1980 Sai Yok became the 19th national park of Thailand. The size of Sai Yok National Park is 958 km2 and …

Koh Phi Phi Islands in Andaman Sea

Koh Phi Phi Islands The location of Koh Phi Phi Islands is between Phuket and the Thai province of Krabi on the mainland. It’s a group of Islands existing of Koh Phi Phi Lee, Koh Phi Phi Don, Bida Nok and Bida Noi, Bamboo Island and a few more islands. Most …

Koh Larn Island near Pattaya

Koh Larn Koh Larn is an island which is located in the Gulf of Thailand near Pattaya beach. The distance is 7 km between Koh Larn and Pattaya beach. The size of Koh Larn is about 4 km long and 2 km wide and its highest point is only around …

Bridge on the river Kwai – Kanchanaburi

The River Kwai Bridge is a tragic part of war history. So much that several books are published about it. David Lean’s movie ‘Bridge on the river Kwai, which was released in 1957, did the rest to make this Bridge and its story well known. This in Kanchanaburi located bridge …

Death Railway (Thai – Burma railway)

A railway to Burma In 1942 during WWII, the Japanese were fighting the British in Burma. Their goal was an attack on India. To supply their troops in Burma, the Japanese needed a safer supply route than the sea routes from Singapore to Rangoon. They decided to build a 415 …