Exploring the Ancient Man-made Island of Koh Kret

January 16, 2018 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Authentic Experiences, Thailand

Koh Kret, a man-made island in the middle of the Chao Phraya River, offers a fascinating window onto the locale’s ethnic Mon community and its pottery industry, only an hour by boat from central Bangkok.

A Day at Koh Kret

Last Saturday afternoon me and a friend went for walk around Koh Kret’s market, especially during the weekends it is very popular among Thai tourists. Part of the attraction is the huge variety of Thai khanom (desserts) and related food products, plus more than a few nice riverside places to relax and enjoy some tasty […]

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