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Bangkok = Krung Thep

Photo: Nik Cyclist, Before Labor Day

Bangkok is the capital city of and largest urban area in Thailand. It is known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon or simply Krung Thep, meaning “city of angels.”

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