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How enigmatic Bangkok station Hua Lamphong reaches the end of the line

How enigmatic Bangkok station Hua Lamphong reaches the end of the line

How enigmatic Bangkok station Hua Lamphong reaches the end of the line

Thailand is closing down almost all railway services at one of South East Asia’s majority iconic grand central stations, Bangkok’s Hua Lamphong.

The drive marks the end of an epoch for the century-old travel hub, a place held in sentimental remembrance for excursionist from all over the world.

Local residents are struggling for plans to turn it into a commercial building.

Author of Lonely Planet’s Thailand guide, Joe Cummings, describes why so many people have fallen in love with Hua Lamphong.

BBCNews,           Asia

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