A walk through history

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Wat Thong Nopphakhun and its unique backdrop - the curtains are painted on. Source: Bangkok Post, 20191031

via Bangkok Post, 31 October 2019: A feature on the northern Khlong San district of Bangkok, on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River.

Across the Chao Phraya River from Chinatown are old neighbourhoods steeped in history. Over a hundred years ago, one of them was the home and playground of a goldsmith’s daughter who decades later become the mother of two beloved monarchs. But the late Princess Srinagarindra was not the only historical figure who once called this area home.

Source: A walk through history