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If there is a pure white temple in Chiangrai, there is a golden temple in Chachongsao province. It's over a hundred kilometers away from bangkok. This temple would make you think of the story KING MIDAS.
There are more than 40,000 Buddhist temples (wat) in Thailand, and as I commented in another review, once you have visited the first dozen or so they tend to become a blur through their sameness.
Not so with Wat Paknam Jolo which with its all-gold...More
Recently visited this temple(June 2016). Stunning and atmospheric.
Thai temples can vary in quality all the way up to very good or great. This one I am pleased to say is at the high end.
Deserves a gold medal!
There is a waterway nearby and...More
This is one of those attractions that leave an indelible memory in one's travels. The gold colored temple is a photographer's paradise when walking around the four sides. I viewed the inside of the temple from the open doorway as the several steps for entry...More