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ASIA-THAILAND/Bangkok

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

From The world atlas of Architecture' John Julius Norwich/Portland House,1988,

 

City View
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Byunggu Yu on June 1998.

 

Overview
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on January 1989.

 

Rainbow Building
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on January 1989.

 

Brick Building
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on January 1989.

 

Buddha Statue
 
  near Bangkok



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on January 1989.

 

Royal Palace
  
 Grand Palace, Bangkok

 



 
Statues surrounding one of the many towers with the Prasart Phra Debidorn on the grounds, columns and roof structure of a building. 

 

Temple of Emerald Buddha
   
Grand Palace, Bangkok



 
Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Phra Sri Ratana Chedi ) tower in the Grand Palace. Photo by Byunggu Yu(#2/June 1998).

 

Statue
  
 Grand Palace, Bangkok




 
Golden statue of a temple guardian. Photo by Byunggu Yu(#2,3/June 1998).

 

Stone Statue
 
  Grand Palace, Bangkok



 Photo by Byunggu Yu(#1,2/June 1998).

 

Gate
 
  Grand Palace, Bangkok



 Photo by Byunggu Yu on June 1998.

 

New Place
 
  Grand Palace, Bangkok



 Photo by Byunggu Yu on June 1998.

 

Phra Mondhob
  
 Grand Palace, Bangkok




 
Phra Mondhob in front of Prasart Phra Debidorn. Photo by Byunggu Yu(#4/June 1998).

 

Cakri-Mahaprasad
  
 Grand Palace, Bangkok




 Sits at the center of the complex, fronted by a garden of sculpted trees. Built as a royal residence and audience hall in 1890, it was designed by British architects on an Italian Renaissance plan. Photo by Byunggu Yu(#2-4/June 1998).

 

Temple of Dawn/Wat Arun
  
 Bangkok




 Bangkok is named after the Indian god of dawn, Aruna. Temple of Dawn stands 82 meters tall across the river from Bangkok is covered with Chinese porcelain and numerous figures in Bangkok. Photo by Byunggu Yu(#5/June 1998).

 

Democracy Monument
 
  Thanon Dinso, Bangkok



 Public monument in the centre of Bangkok. It occupies a traffic circle on the wide east-west boulevard Thanon Ratchadamnoen Klang. Commissioned in 1939 by the military ruler of Thailand to commemorate the June 1932 military coup which led to the establishment of a constitutional monarchy in what was then the Kingdom of Siam.  Designe by Mew Aphaiwong, an architect whose brother Khuang Aphaiwong was a leading member of Phibun's regime. The Italian sculptor Corrado Feroci, who was a Thai citizen, executed the relief sculptures around the base of the monument. The wings are 24m high. Photo by Byunguh Yu on January 1989.

 

Krisda Plaza
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Byunggu Yu on June 1998.

 

Highriser
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Byunggu Yu on June 1998.

 

Riverside Building
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Byunggu Yu on June 1998.

 

Riverside Residence
 
  Mekong River, Bangkok




 Photo by Byunggu Yu(#4/June 1998).

 

Riverside Temple
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Byunggu Yu on June 1998.

 

Shrine
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Down Town
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Market Scene
 
  Bangkok



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Zen Central World
 
  1 Petchburi Road, Rataevee Bangkok



 The largest lifestyle shopping complexes in Southeast Asia caters for all tastes with an unrivalled mix of shopping, dinning and lifestyle experiences. Along with over 500 Thai and international stores, 50 restaurants, two department stores and two state of the art entertainment complexes. Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Folk Village
 
  near Bangkok




 Photo by Byunguh Yu on January 1989.