28 relations: Bang Rak District, Bangkok, Chao Phraya Express Boat, Chao Phraya River, Charoen Krung Road, Chulalongkorn, Crown Property Bureau, Cultural heritage conservation in Thailand, Embassy of Portugal, Bangkok, Factory (trading post), Joachim Grassi, John Bush (admiral of Siam), Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem, Load-bearing wall, Louis T. Leonowens, Mongkut, Narisara Nuwattiwong, Neoclassical architecture, Palladian architecture, Rama II of Siam, Saisavali Bhiromya, Si Phraya Pier, Si Phraya Road, Soi, Talat Noi, Thailand, The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, Twentieth Century Impressions.
Bang Rak (บางรัก) is one of the 50 districts (khet) of Bangkok, Thailand.
Bangkok is the capital and most populous city of the Kingdom of Thailand.
The Chao Phraya Express Boat (เรือด่วนเจ้าพระยา Ruea Duan Chao Phraya) is a transportation service in Thailand operating on the Chao Phraya River.
The Chao Phraya (แม่น้ำเจ้าพระยา, or) is the major river in Thailand, with its low alluvial plain forming the centre of the country.
Charoen Krung Road (ถนนเจริญกรุง) is a major road in Bangkok and the first in Thailand to be built using modern construction methods.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Phra Bat Somdet Phra Poraminthra Maha Chulalongkorn Phra Chunla Chom Klao Chao Yu Hua (พระบาทสมเด็จพระปรมินทรมหาจุฬาลงกรณ์ พระจุลจอมเกล้าเจ้าอยู่หัว), or Rama V (20 September 1853 – 23 October 1910), was the fifth monarch of Siam under the House of Chakri.
The Crown Property Bureau (CPB) (สำนักงานทรัพย์สินส่วนพระมหากษัตริย์) is the quasi-government agency responsible for managing the property of the crown of the Kingdom of Thailand.
The conservation and management of cultural heritage in Thailand falls largely under the purview of the Fine Arts Department, under the framework of the Act on Ancient Monuments, Antiques, Objects of Art and National Museums, B.E. 2504 (1961).
The Embassy of Portugal in Bangkok is the diplomatic mission of Portugal in Thailand.
"Factory" (from Latin facere, meaning "to do"; feitoria, factorij, factorerie, comptoir) was the common name during the medieval and early modern eras for an entrepôt – which was essentially an early form of free-trade zone or transshipment point.
Joachim Grassi (Italian spelling Gioachino, 1837 – 19 August 1904) was an Italian architect of Austrian/French nationality who worked for the Siamese government in the late nineteenth century.
Admiral Sir John Bush, KCWE, commonly known as Captain Bush and sometimes by his Thai title Phraya Wisuth Sakoradith (พระยาวิสูตรสาครดิฐ, 4 August 1819 –), was an English sea captain who served under the Siamese government during the reigns of Kings Mongkut and Chulalongkorn.
Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem (คลองผดุงกรุงเกษม) is a canal (khlong) in Bangkok.
A load-bearing wall or bearing wall is a wall that is an active structural element of a building, that is, it bears the weight of the elements above said wall, resting upon it by conducting its weight to a foundation structure.
Louis Thomas Gunnis Leonowens (25 October 1856 – 17 February 1919) was a British subject who was the basis of a major character in the 1944 novel Anna and the King of Siam, as well as other fictional works based on it (see below).
Phra Bat Somdet Phra Poramenthra Maha Mongkut Phra Chom Klao Chao Yu Hua (พระบาทสมเด็จพระปรเมนทรมหามงกุฎ พระจอมเกล้าเจ้าอยู่หัว), or Rama IV, known in English-speaking countries as King Mongkut (18 October 18041 October 1868), was the fourth monarch of Siam (Thailand) under the House of Chakri, ruling from 1851 to 1868.
Prince Chitcharoen, the Prince Narisara Nuwattiwong (นริศรานุวัดติวงศ์; 28 April 1863 – 10 March 1947), Prince Naris for short, né Chitcharoen (จิตรเจริญ), was a member of the royal family of Siam (now Thailand), minister, general and scholar.
Neoclassical architecture is an architectural style produced by the neoclassical movement that began in the mid-18th century.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Palladian architecture is a European style of architecture derived from and inspired by the designs of the Venetian architect Andrea Palladio (1508–1580).
Phra Phutthaloetla Naphalai (พระพุทธเลิศหล้านภาลัย; 24 February 1767 – 21 July 1824) or Rama II was the second monarch of Siam under the Chakri dynasty, ruling from 1809 to 1824.
Saisavali Bhiromya, Princess Suddhasininat Piyamaharaj Padivaradda (สายสวลีภิรมย์), born Sai Ladavalya (สาย ลดาวัลย์;; 4 September 1862 – 24 June 1929) was a consort of Chulalongkorn, the King of Siam.
Si Phraya Pier (Thai: ท่าสี่พระยา), with designated pier number N 3, is a ferry pier on the Chao Phraya River located at the southern end of Si Phraya Road in Bangkok.
Si Phraya Road (ถนนสี่พระยา) is a road in Bangkok, Thailand.
Soi (ซอย) is the term used in Thailand for a side-street branching off a major street (thanon, ถนน).
Talat Noi or Talad Noi (ตลาดน้อย) is a historic neighbourhood in Bangkok.
Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand and formerly known as Siam, is a unitary state at the center of the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula composed of 76 provinces.
HSBC, officially known as The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, is a wholly owned subsidiary of HSBC, the largest bank in Hong Kong, and operates branches and offices throughout the Asia Pacific region, and in other countries around the world.
Twentieth Century Impressions was a series of travel, political and social reference books published by Lloyds Greater Britain Publishing Company in London between 1901 and 1914.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.