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Bangkok Flooding

Bangkok: Visiting The Flooded City

Melissa Biggs Bradley | Posted 01.28.2012 | Travel
Melissa Biggs Bradley

Everyday life continues in central Bangkok as always: buzzing, relentless. Many of the sights and temples, like the Grand Palace, Wat Po and Wat Arun are lined by sandbags, but all is dry and open for business.

Thailand Capital Endures Major Flooding (PHOTOS)

Posted 12.31.2011 | World

For several months, Thailand has been inundated with flood waters, requiring citizens to relocate and factories to close. The flooding began in July w...

PHOTOS: Bangkok Opens Floodgates

AP | TODD PITMAN and THANYARAT DOKSONE | Posted 12.21.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Floodwaters that have devastated Thailand's industry and agriculture seeped into outer Bangkok on Friday as the crowded capital's resi...

Fear And Confusion In Bangkok

AP | TODD PITMAN and THANYARAT DOKSONE | Posted 12.14.2011 | World

RANGSIT, Thailand — Somjai Tapientong lives on one side of a wall of white sandbags, her apartment perched precariously on the front line of an ...

Bangkok Scrambles To Dig Canals, Divert Flood Water

AP | Posted 12.13.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Workers hurriedly dredged canals and cut new waterways around Thailand's capital on Thursday in a desperate battle to protect the city...