Tag: On The Trail of Bangkok;s European Heritage

Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall

Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall

The Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall is a striking example of European design located in Dusit Park in Bangkok. It was commissioned by King Rama V in 1906 and built by royal architects Mario Tamagno and Annibale Rigotti in the Neo-Classical style. This dome of the roof is typical of European structures at the time. Even …

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On The Trail of Bangkok’s European Heritage

On The Trail of Bangkok’s European Heritage

How much do you really know about Bangkok? Did you know that from as far back as the 16th century Bangkok has had European connections? Neither did I, until, one day, while I was researching about castles in Thailand for my blog, I stumbled across a map which gave information about European heritage in the …

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