Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and the largest city in the country. But it is typically only called Bangkok in English. In Thai, it is often called Krung Thep Maka Nakhon, or just Krung Thep. Its full name is "Krung Thep Mahanakhon Amon Rattanakosin Mahinthara Ayuthaya Mahadilok Phop Noppharat Ratchathani Burirom Udomratchaniwet Mahasathan Amon Piman Awatan Sathit Sakkathattiya Witsanukam Prasit."
Chapter One - St Martin's School in Essex, UK have sent us this fabulous first chapter of our story.
This week our journey starts at St Martin's School in Brentwood, Essex, UK. Join us to take a trip around the world as we Send a Story to 14 schools on 6 continents, and 13 countries
The pupils of St Martins in Essex enjoy proximity to London, but also to the amazing coastline and pretty villages.
Northern Lights from the UK: Norfolk, Essex and Scotland skies glow with Aurora Borealis
UK The people of UK were treated to a highly unusual sight this week - the Aurora Borealis, an astronomical phenomenon, was spotted as far south as Essex. Wonder if the pupils of St Martins School in Essex caught a glimpse?