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Even in modern Thailand, everyday life is strongly influenced by Buddhism: splendid temples rise between skyscrapers, and monks in orange robes collect alms. In the north, where visits to the mountain tribes give further insights into the country, fascinating places of pilgrimage can be found. The south is a paradise for divers and sunbathers.
Magnificent ruins such as Ayutthaya or Sukhothai remind of the once-thriving metropolises. On a stroll through the old part of town of Chiang Mai, the “Rose... more