Departed from hot and sticky, and this morning smoggy, Shanghai, to arrive in hot and sticky, but sunny Bangkok, Thailand.
Since we declined an early lunch on board the plane, we ate at the Magic Food Court at the Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport:
We will have to get used to seeing the Thai alphabet:
A view of the airport on the horizon:
Mixing milk into the tea:
Nice cotton stuff:
Save the Tiger campaign:
Kent in front of elephant statues with an eagle:
It looks like the line was built for the King's birthday!
Weren't we surprised to find ourselves back at Chatuchak Park! A friendly young woman tried to help us, but we knew what our mistake was. We again took the Metro for one stop, and headed in the opposite direction. On an overpass, we could see the so-called Elephant Building:
Tamiko admires a dress made with condoms:
As we walked back to the hotel, we took a detour down Soi Cowboy/Cowboy Alley: