The Cycle of Life by Michael Anderson - The Cycle of Life. Ayutthaya, Thailand. An ancient Buddha is slowly absorbed by the forests of Ayutthaya, the original capital of Thailand and a UNESCO world heritage site
Sukhothai was the first capital of ancient Siam. What remains of the kingdom today are the ruins of the royal palace and of 26 temples.This UNESCO site is a 5-hour drive from Bangkok and is the home of the white giant seated Buddha Translated into English, Sukhothai means “Dawn of Happiness”. http://www.islandinfokohsamui.com
Thailand. Wat Phra That Doi Suthep Wat Phra Doi Suthep is beautiful- located on the hills - it is a 30 min drive from the city centre. The cable car can be used by aged travellers who do not wish to negotiate the 300 odd stairs to the temple. Camera is allowed everywhere except in the main prayer hall of the temple.