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About Bangkok

Seal of BangkokSearchable map showing Bangkok, largest city and the national capital of Thailand. The city is located on the banks of the Chao Phraya River, north of the Gulf of Thailand.

Bangkok has a population of official 8.3 million inhabitants (2010 census), an estimated 10 million people live in Bangkok's metropolitan sprawling area.

Bangkok, skyline behind Lumpini Park
Bangkok's Lumpini Park with clock tower in the foreground, seen from Hotel Sofitel, looking north. Thailand's primate city is getting more and more Manhattanized by adding more and more skyscrapers and high-rised buildings to the cityscape.
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Bangkok is the cultural and political center of the coumtry and the seat of the Kingdom of Thailand. Official language is Thai; English in use but proficiency is low.

Just zoom in (+) to see the Grand Palace, built in 1782. and until mid-20th century the official residence of the King of Thailand. In the north-eastern corner of the complex there is Wat Phra Keo, the Chapel Royal of the Emerald Buddha, the most sacred Buddhist temple (wat) in Thailand.

The Map shows a city map of Bangkok with expressways, main roads and streets. Zoom out to see the The map shows the location of Don Muang, Bangkok's "Old" International Airport (IATA code: DMK) 25 km (15.5 mi) by road (via Don Muang Tollway) in north-northeast of the CBD, and the "new" Suvarnabhumi Airport official website Bangkok's international airport (IATA code: BKK) 32 km (20 mi) by road (via Sirat Tollway) east of the city center.

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Local Time Bangkok:
Thursday-August-25  00:54  
UTC/GMT +7 hours
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Google Earth: Searchable map/satellite view of Bangkok, Thailand.

City Coordinates: 13°45′8″N 100°29′38″E  
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The Grand Palace website

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