Ayutthaya, Sukhothai and Lopburi

Ayutthaya Historical Park

The 3 ancient cities of Ayutthaya, Sukhothai and Lopburi provide a valuable insight into Thailand’s past. Visit and explore these ruins to learn about Thai and Buddhist history. These 3 cities are found in Thailand’s central region. This is the historic heartland of Thailand, the centre of the current nation’s predecessors. The KIngdom Of Sukhothai existed from 1238 until 1438. The Kingdom of Ayutthaya existed from 1351 to 1767. And Lopburi’s history… Read moreAyutthaya, Sukhothai and Lopburi

Thailand 2015 – Bangkok and Ayutthaya

Buddha Head in Tree Roots, Wat Mahathat, Ayutthaya Historical Park

My visit to South East Asia begins in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand. I left the UK on 2nd November, landing in Thailand on the 3rd. First night I just went for a little wander and grabbed some food, nothing much to report other than the Khao San area is as crazy as it’s reputation! Backpackers and other tourists all over the place. Highlight has to be the 2 bars… Read moreThailand 2015 – Bangkok and Ayutthaya