Daily Archives: May 16, 2009

Trees of Kanchanaburi

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The tree above is a massive Bombax Malabaraise, standing guard in front of the War Museum in Kanchanaburi.It gives you a sense of history with a tinge of sadness as in the museum you wonder about the soldiers who did not return to their homes.One could know from the imagge below how large the tree is at the base of the trunk:

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The tree rather beckons visitors to sit down for a while and ponder over the futility of war, while watching the river below flowing by.