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  Koh Kret (aerial view)

 

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Aerial view of the Mon island Koh Kret in Pak Kret, Nonthaburi, just North of Bangkok. The island was created in 1721, when King Thai Sra (1708-1733) had a canal dug, cutting off a large twist in the Chao Phraya River, in order to create a quicker way into the then capital Ayutthaya.