Thursday, June 11, 2009

Day 4, Sukhothai, Thailand

Next stop , a UNESCO world heritage site, Sukhothai

Sukhothai was the capital of the first Kingdom of Siam in the 13th and 14th centuries. It has a number of fine monuments, illustrating the beginnings of Thai architecture. The great civilization which evolved in the Kingdom of Sukhothai absorbed numerous influences and ancient local traditions; the rapid assimilation of all these elements forged what is known as the 'Sukhothai style

courtesy of Mary

1 comment:

Marti.k said...

Wow, it's really impresive card!!