Bangkok / Thailand
Bangkok is since 1782 capital of Thailand, is one of the largest cities in the world and is the political, economic and cultural center of Thailand with universities, colleges, palaces and over 400 wats (Buddhist temples and monasteries). The city lies on the Chao Phraya River and north of the Gulf of Thailand on the average 20 meters above sea level. the Chao Phraya has a width of about 400 meters.
Exotic markets, excellent museums, a culinary offering that leaves nothing to be desired and a legendary nightlife make Bangkok unforgettable. A ride on the "Khlongs", the water supply of the city is reminiscent of Venice's waterways.