The Beautiful Site from the Past, Grand Palace
Thailand, a paradise of South East Asia. Until now, it has become one of the popular tourism destinations in Asia. The beautiful beach, shopping tourism and historical tourism, all of them are just a few things about Thailand. When you are visiting this country, you need to know this. You also need to know about the right places to visit. Course this is not a simple task. But if you are looking for something different and special, you have to try Grand Palace.
Grand Palace located at the center of Bangkok, Thailand. Since 1782, it has been Kings of Siam’s residence. But since 1925, it did not use as the central government or the residence of the present monarch. Currently, King Bhumibol Adulyadej or Rama IX resides at Chitralada Palace. But for the official events, Grand Palace is still used. There is one thing to know about this place. Grand Palace is not a building. This is a complex of building. For this, you will see many buildings including Temple of the Emerald Buddha.
Why this place is really special? When you are visiting a new country, there is one tourism that should be taken. That tourism is culture and historical tourism. Look for a new culture is interesting and refreshing. You can learn something new and see the variety of the culture around the world. In Grand Palace, Thailand, you will get it for sure. You can see the unique architecture. The architecture combines Thailand Architecture and the West Architecture. This is why the building looks unusual and different with the other Thailand architectures. But the best thing about this place is about the environment and the atmosphere. There is a unique feeling when you are visiting this place. It feels like going to the past and look for the life of the past. There also a holy Buddha statue here.
Every year, there are 3 special ceremonies to change the cloth of the Buddha statue. If you want to visit Grand Palace, make sure to visit it in the right time. Beside it, Grand Palace also completed with the complete facility.
To visit this place, tourists have to wear the decent clothes. Tank top, shorts and sandals are the bad example for this. At least, you have to avoid those clothes. How about the admission fee? Actually, the admission fee is reasonable enough. Tourists can enter the tourist area only with 500 baht.