River Kwai

A little over 120 kilometers northwest of Bangkok is a city of Kanchanaburi, located along a junction of rivers, including the world famous River Kwai. Infamous as the place where thousands of allied prisoners of war - and many more Thais - died of disease and exhaustion during World War II. The prisoners were used to build a railway bridge over the river. The bridge is still standing; although the two middle spands have been rebuilt. There is a museum in memory of those who died during times of suffering - a place of great emotion for all those who abhor the horrors of war. One of the kingdom's greatest historical sites.

158/4 Naklua 16/3 lane, Malibu City Place Building, Pattaya - Naklua Road, Pattaya City, Chonburi 20150 Thailand.
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