Bangkok is known as the City of Angels. But how did this City of Angels come to be?
Though it’s easy to get distracted in the day-to-day bustle of Thailand’s modern capital, there’s an undeniable thread of history to follow through the metropolis, small pockets of history easily missed.
Over the course of a month, we’ve visited a selection of landmarks that sit ubiquitously in the city today. Delve into the early days of Bangkok with a brief journey to each of these historic sites as listed below.