Thailand is rich in culture and history. Among the highlights here are Bangkok's Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha, two major architectural works close in proximity and grandeur yet distinct in design. View their large golden spires, intricate paintings and ornate statues. The Temple of the Emerald Buddha houses a 31-inch Buddha carved from a piece of green jade.
You'll learn about the Thai way of life and the artistic architectural drive that has influenced the country's many famous buildings and monuments. Of course, you'll also want to treat your taste buds to flavorful and spicy Thai cuisine.