Published: Nov 07, 2021
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) on Saturday said it recently presented the Amazing Thailand Safety and Health Administration (SHA) Plus Certificate to three of Bangkok’s most famous and revered attractions, the Grand Palace, Wat Pho, and the City Pillar Shrine.
Published: May 26, 2020
Photos and CCTV footage of a woman with a ski mask and dressed in black throwing five bags – each containing a cat – over the wall and into Wat Phra Chetuphon Wimon Mangkhalaram, or Wat Pho Temple, in Bangkok’s Phra Nakhon district went viral on the internet, sparking heavy criticism from netizens and earning her a fine.
Published: Feb 05, 2019
A set of retouched images by renowned Thai photographer Chub Nokkaew of Wat Arun’s iconic statues wearing face masks was apparently so skilfully made that it almost resulted in him facing a criminal charge.
Published: Sep 15, 2017
Deservedly, the Temple of Reclining Buddha at Wat Pho is one of the top “must visit” attractions in Bangkok, with tens of thousands of reviews on TripAdvisor, from visitors from all over the world. If there are complaints, they are about how crowded or “how hot” it can be. Good things often do not come easy!