Wat Phra Kaew

 
 

Thailand’s Most Famous Tourist Attraction – Wat Phra Kaew and the Emerald Buddha

Paris has the Eiffel Tower, London has Big Ben, San Francisco has the Golden Gate bridge, and Bangkok has Wat Phra Kaew and the adjoining Grand Palace. These gorgeous architectural delights are clad with blinding gold exteriors, ruby red and emerald roofs, and sparkling mosaic walls. For a complex that was built in 1782, Wat Phra Kaew truly showcases the splendour and might of the Siamese Kingdom of old. Wat Phra Kaew Wat Phra Kaew means the Temple of the Emerald Buddha and the main building (located in the centreRead More