Taung Kalat – A Buddhist monastery and temple complex in Mount Popa

The complex is built on a tall volcanic plug, and is one of several prominent spiritual Advertisements

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Fantasy World – The “abandoned” theme park in Lemery

The theme park, built in 2001, it was once owned by a businessman who was forced to leave it unfinished due to financial problems. Everything now lays half finished atop a little hill. Fantasy World was designed to be the grandest theme park in the country, but since its construction was never finished, everything remained just a […]

Muangboran – The Ancient City in Bang Pu

The world’s largest outdoor museum, the 320-hectare “city” features 116 structures of Thailand’s famous monuments and architectural attractions. The grounds of Ancient Siam correspond roughly to the shape of the kingdom, with the monuments lying at their correct places geographically. Some of the buildings are life-size replicas of existing or former sites, while others are scaled down. […]

The Sathorn Unique Tower in Bangkok

Planned as a high-rise condominium complex, It is now among the most prominent of Bangkok’s many derelict buildings, and has become a destination for urban explorers. The Sathorn Unique was planned as a 47 storey luxury condominium tower with 600 units and developed by Rangsan Torsuwan, a prominent architect and real estate developer who also designed Sathorn […]

The Putra Mosque in Putrajaya

Construction of the mosque began in 1997 and was completed two years later. The pink-domed Putra Mosque is constructed with rose-tinted granite and consists of three main functional areas – the prayer hall, the Sahn, or courtyard, and various learning facilities and function rooms. Putra Mosque with the 160-meter minaret homing to about 15,000 people, the mosque […]