Posts Tagged ‘ Bicycle ’

Weekend at Bangkok Tree House

March 1, 2012
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Weekend at Bangkok Tree House

I recently spent the weekend at the Bangkok Tree House which is unlike anything I have experienced before. It is in an area close to Bangkok but surrounded by lush green vegetation. Here are some of the places that I visited while staying at the tree house. It is not that easy to reach Bangkok Tree House (A). You certainly…

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Cycle Ride from Lumpini Park to Benjakitti Park

February 12, 2012
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Cycle Ride from Lumpini Park to Benjakitti Park

This morning I went on a cycle ride between two bike-friendly parks in Bangkok. These are Lumpini Park and Benjakitti Park. Between the two there is a dedicated cycle track that avoids roads. For lunch I ended up at the Firehouse on Sukhumwit 11. I started at the largest of the parks which is called Lumpini Park (A). It is close…

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Car Free Sunday in Thonburi

January 30, 2012
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Car Free Sunday in Thonburi

On Sunday, I took part in the latest Bangkok Car Free Sunday event. This is a monthly activity where people are encouraged to use alternative transport. During each event, the organizers take groups of cyclists to explore different areas around Bangkok. This month we went to Thonburi. The bicycle tour started under the Memorial Bridge (A). There are bicycles here…

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Exploring Suan Rot Fai in Bangkok

September 17, 2011
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Exploring Suan Rot Fai in Bangkok

This morning I took my bicycle into Bangkok by Skytrain in order to explore the park at Suan Rot Fai. Suan Rot Fai (13.812639,100.554235), or The Railway Park in English, is just one of three parks in the vicinity of Chatuchak Weekend Market. Suan Rot Fai is the largest at 150 acres. For people who love cycling it is a…

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Exploring Bangkok on Sunday Afternoon

August 21, 2011
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Exploring Bangkok on Sunday Afternoon

After I finished the bicycle rally for Bangkok Car Free Sunday, I went to to take some pictures at two events that were taking place today. My first stop was the Museum of Siam (A) where they were having a Rice Harvesting Festival. It will continue for the next two Sundays. The museum itself is really worth a visit.I then…

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Exploring Bangkok on Car Free Sunday 2

August 21, 2011
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Exploring Bangkok on Car Free Sunday 2

This morning I joined the bicycle rally which was organized for the 2nd Bangkok Car Free Sunday. The following are the places that we visited during the morning. The bicycle rally started at the Bangkok City Hall which is next to The Giant Swing (A) and Wat Suthat. Our first stop was the Maen Si Waterworks which dates back to…

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