Wat Arun – Bangkok

Wat Arun Ratchawararam Ratchawaramahawihan (Thai: วัดอรุณราชวราราม ราชวรมหาวิหาร), also known as the Temple of Dawn due to the fact that it reflects the early morning lights off its surface, was formerly known as Wat Makok during the Ayutthaya Kingdom and later Wat Chaeng when King Taksin moved the capital city to Thonburi after the fall of Ayutthaya. Its current name … Continue reading Wat Arun – Bangkok