Canal Housing Projects on 2 canals in Bangkok

Bangkok’s beleaguered canal-side communities:  Bangkok is built on low-lying, swampy land.  The city is crisscrossed with canals (“klongs” in the Thai language), which have not only helped drain and control all the water, but have traditionally provided conduits for commerce, transportation, irrigation and development.  But as cars have replaced boats, the klongs have fallen into disrepair:  […]


May 12, 2023