The most famous city in Thailand is definitely the country's capital Bangkok, which is the largest city. Situated at the mouth of r.Chao - about 25km from the Gulf of Siam, in the Pacific. A complex system of canals connecting urban neighborhoods with the river. European travelers in the past called the city "Eastern Venice".
Today it has become one of the most visited places in the world, combining its natural beauty with excellent conditions for tourism. In the main resorts there are a huge variety of entertainment, water sports, canoeing in the world of sea caves, walk with elephants in the jungle and others. Much of tourists visit Bay in May, where he filmed Leonardo DiCaprio - "The Beach".