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Bangkok's newest skywalk

7 Aug 2017 | 256 View

Bangkok's newest skywalk

Bangkok has a new skywalk taking you over the busy Pathumwan intersection.

Bangkok's newest skywalk

There are a lot of skywalks in Bangkok, especially in Bangkok's busy downtown shopping centre in the Ratchaprasong, Pathumwan area.

On the skywalk

Last year a new skywalk opened from CentralWorld to Platinum Fashion Mall in the Pratunam area.

The newest skywalk just opened from Siam Centre going over the Pathumwan intersection past MBK to the National Stadium BTS station.

A ground level view.

How much did it cost to build? 300 million baht.

HIGHLIGHTED WORDS

intersection

: a place where roads, lines, etc., join or cross each other - สี่แยก

stadium

: a large closed area of land with rows of seats around the sides and often with no roof which is used for sports events and musical performances - สนามกีฬาที่มีอัฒจันทร์โดยรอบ

downtown

: In the city - ในตัวเมือง

skywalk

: a sidewalk or walkway in the air or sky; above ground walkway