Bangkok Day 2: Tuk Tuks & Suan-Lum Night Bazaar

by Jen-Sin December. 20, 2007 3334 views

12 59. Resting tuk tuk driver.

13 11. At the intersection of Phaya Thai and Phetchaburi Roads.

Skytrain Central Station (Siam) - taken using AF Nikkor 20mm f/2.8 on Fujichrome Provia 100F colour reversal film.

13 35. In Singapore, there's UOB Ladies Card, where the Men Don't Get It. While in Thailand, there's UOB Gentlemen Card!

Taken using Nikkor 20mm.

King Rama VI Monument, located at the intersection of Rama IV and Ratchadamri Roads, at the entrance of the Lumphini Park near Bangkok's Si Lom MRT Station.

King Vajiravudh was the first Thai king to be educated abroad at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and Chirst Church, Oxford. He was also known as the Father of Thai Nationalism. He re-designed the Siamese flag (tricolour of red, white and blue), introduced the first national holidays in honour of his father King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) and the Chakri Dynasty and was also responsible for the setting up of Chulalongkorn University - taken using AF Nikkor Fisheye 16mm f/2.8D.

On the way to a Thai Traditional Massage Centre at Charatmuang Rd. - taken using Nikkor 20mm.

Butterfly (simple dough without any fillings inside) costs only ฿2 each at the Suan Luang Market - taken using Nikkor 20mm.

Suan Luang Market - taken using Nikkor 20mm.

18 07. On the way to Ratchathewi Skytrain Station.

18 19. I "drove" a tuk tuk taxi on the busy roads of Bangkok.

20 41. Food Court at the Bangkok Suan-Lum Night Bazaar.

21 31. Large outdoor beer garden and concert venue at the Suan-Lum Night Bazaar.

21 32. Khmer-looking temple walkway at the Suan-Lum Night Bazaar which doubles as a Tourist Information Centre.

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Shaun Hutchinson 13 years, 7 months ago

Yeah, go tuk-tuk go..! (foto1). I love those lil vehicle man... Nice accent colors against the dark-grey wall in foto 5

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