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Pretty but very busy roundabout

My driver dropped me off. I walked a 360 around the monument. Not ONE person was on that sidewalk???? I guess it's so busy with cars people just stay on the perimeter. It's a... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
gary c
Carolina, Puerto Rico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My driver dropped me off. I walked a 360 around the monument. Not ONE person was on that sidewalk???? I guess it's so busy with cars people just stay on the perimeter. It's a beautiful monument and it's been the meeting place for people from all over to meet up with a native Thailander. Neat!!!!!

Thank gary c
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

OK place to take a selfie. You can't go near it as it is surrounded by a roundabout. There is a footbridge which you can use to take a good picture of the monument.

Thank kos_mothernature
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

As from title, this place is mostly for the ladies. Ladies who want to get clothing from street fashion to formal wear. This will be a good place to go to. Make ups are also available here. Right opposite is the victory monument. Nice scenery if you come during the evening.

Thank 907huij
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm sure there's some history to the monument that I don't know about but there's nothing really here and you can't walk up to it hence the busy roundabout All the surrounding area is great though with food and shopping centers with cheap stuff

Thank Michael J
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Erected in 1940's to commemorate the Thai victory in the Thai French war over France's occupation of its colonies in Asia. There are military statues at the base of the monument, but the volume of traffic can make it a challenge to get to. There are great views of the monument from the Victory Monument Sky Train Station. From here... More 

Thank Nigel G
George Town, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In case you dough know where,what,why...this is where you could get all your puzzle solved...lookin' to go somewhere but you dough know how,well whether you're going just outskirt BKK maybe Kanchanaburi,Ampawa,Don Muang airport or Minburi..they have minibuses line-up and tickets are pretty cheap for 2-3 hours journey. There're so many multiple sky-walk and bridges and confusing junctions so better get... More 

Thank Rangoon R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great monument to visit in Vientiane. This monument is in the city centre. Gives you great views of the city from top floor. No fee is payable to see this monument.

Thank bedianit
Buriram Province, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Here is one of hub of Bangkok buses. You can go to almost another area in Bangkok from here. There is BTS (sky train) station near the monument. Just walk 5 minutes from BTS victory monument station, you will arrive nice monument that is victory monument.

Thank Ice_Pongsakorn
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The area looks decent, but if you're looking for good shopping or anything special, this isn't it. (Seemingly) Mostly a hangout for teenagers.

Thank Casheta
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

In the midst of Bangkok’s steamy traffic stands a tall needle-pointed concrete obelisk of European design that raises more questions than get answered. Thailand’s Victory Monument, or Anu Saowari Chai Samoraphum (or just Anu Saowari for short) is situated in one of the busiest and most important traffic circles in Bangkok. However, very few people actually know what victory the... More 

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