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Songkran

Nong Khai CityPosted by Farang in Thailand Wed, April 12, 2017 03:19:24
Nong Khai:

Get a feeling of history at the principal Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge, partake in the parade of the area's eminent Buddha statue, Luang Phor Sai, typically housed in Wat Pho Chai, which is paraded around the town of Nong Khai close by the Wian Thian flame service. The occasion incorporates conventional moves and legitimacy making function at the sanctuary. What's more, there will be a parade of rice, a sand pagoda building challenge and a Nang Songkran excellence challenge.

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Sala Kaew Ku the Sculpture Park

Nong Khai CityPosted by Farang in Thailand Thu, September 22, 2016 08:10:22
Sala Kaew Ku ought to be a part of the best Thailand visit.

Statue Park Sala Kaew Ku is a sanctuary complex lodging more than 100 monster solid figures made under Boun Leua Sulilat. He was guided into profound way by a parsimonious recluse named Kaew Ku in his initial life. The recreation center is an outflow of his profound domain brushing impacts of Buddhism, Hindu mythology and animist old stories.

Statue Park Sala Kaew Ku is like his prior creation, the Buddha Park, in Laos. Be that as it may, Sala Kaew Ku is more extensive and a few statues achieve 25m into the sky. One statue delineates the ruminating Buddha in the engine of a seven headed Naga snake. The recreation center with pleasantly prepared greenery enclosures and a lake contains numerous more representations of the Naga snake alongside enlivened Hindu divine beings and smiling Buddhas.

Sala Kaew Ku Wheel of Life


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The recreation center is extraordinary in appreciation of the tremendous measurements of the models which are very customized under the aesthetic dream of Sulilat. The most broad arrangement of models depicts the karmic Wheel of Life as per Theravada Buddhism. The remainder of the models portrays a man intersection a fringe to develop as an illuminated Buddha from the opposite side.

The fundamental Sala-Mosque with the top floor lodging Sulilat's embalmed body and relics from his life. The bui Kaew Ku structure is a three storied building lying at the western side of the recreation center. It takes after a lding was worked by arrangements after he passed away in 1996.

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Sala Kaew Ku is anything but difficult to discover. It is close Nong Khai town in Thailand near the Thai-Lao outskirt and the Mekong River. It is open by bike, motorbikes, auto and tuk-tuks from the city. It is situated close southern side of Route 212 with clear signs indicating Statue Park Sala Kaew Ku.







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Visiting Nong Khai

Nong Khai CityPosted by Farang in Thailand Sun, September 04, 2016 11:27:31

Nong Khai is an area in North East Thailand that is well known for offering guests a plenty of social, noteworthy, and obviously characteristic attractions.

Nong Khai City, with a populace enrolled as 63600 people January 2016. This avoids an awesome number of guestworkers, from Laos and other nabouring nations, and a considerable lot of the expat comunity (known as Farangs) The Area is around 31.2 km2.

Nong Khai City the capital of Nong Khai Province is situated along the west bank of the wonderful Mekong River, which happens to be a characteristic vacation spot for individuals from around the globe. It is here that you can fish, swim, and appreciate a decent day in the daylight.

Inverse the riverbank is a flourishing town brimming with curious bistros, eateries, and shops.

A substantial bit of the focal point of town, which likewise incorporates the riverbank,

has been assigned for walker utilize as it were.

The Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge is situated in Nong Khai. It opened in 1994 and was the main scaffold over the Mekong River that associates Thailand to the neighboring nation of Laos. It is genuinely a sight to see, and guests will surely locate an incredible enjoyment and rush in intersection it.

Nong Khai is otherwise called Naga City because of the way that numerous substantial Nagas, or goliath serpent statues truly stand watch all through this antiquated city. Indeed two colossal five-headed Nagas are situated at the fundamental entryway to the city. One dwells in the city's primary wellspring, and statues of these legendary animals show up as defenders of each and every place of worship in the area.

A twenty meter Naga with seven heads even towers over the Sculpture Park. They are really an incredible sight.

A world acclaimed normal marvel happens in Nong Khai every October. (2016: October 15-16) At the point when the full moon denote the end of the Buddhist Lent occasion something supernatural and baffling happens on the Mekong River. Characteristic fireballs, rang Naga Fireballs ascend from inside the stream and shoot high into the air for two or three seconds before they vanish into the night air. Legend has it that the Naga delivers these fireballs as a notice to all that desire to do hurt upon the city. Individuals traverse the globe so as to witness this stunning occasion.

Another site to see is the Tha Sadet Market, which is otherwise called the Indochina Market.It is a huge open air market situated on the South Bank of the Mekong River, and spreads numerous streets.It is here that you will discover merchants offering different items, for example, attire, gadgets, toys, hand made fortunes, amongst an assortment of different products. It is the ideal spot to stock up on trinket blessings to take back to companions and relatives.

All in all, on the off chance that you have been searching for a one of a kind travel encounter that is certain to amuse the faculties than your pursuit is over. Try Nong Khai Thailand out. You will positively be happy you did.







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