Ping River


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Noun1.Ping River - a river in western Thailand; a major tributary of the Chao Phraya
Kingdom of Thailand, Siam, Thailand - a country of southeastern Asia that extends southward along the Isthmus of Kra to the Malay Peninsula; "Thailand is the official name of the former Siam"
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The mountain range is a watershed, and is the primary source of many rivers including the Ping River that fills the power- generating Bhumibol Dam.
Its most striking feature is an outdoor swimming pool based on the region's ancient Mae Ping river.
Luxury boutique hotelier X2 is scheduled to open the 30-suite X2 Chiang Mai Riverside Hotel along the Ping River in 2017.
It's a tuktuk that delivers me to a bend on the Ping river, where the city's best nightlife is said to be found.
The 23 study sites from 4 rivers of the Ping Watershed were sampled; the main Ping River, a highly polluted tributary (Kha Canal), a relatively unpolluted tributary (Taeng River) and an upland stream tributary (Klang River).
Traichaiyaporn and Chitmanat (2008) reported that due to metal pollution in the upper Ping river, Thailand, death of fish and migration of some aquatic organisms occurred.
EXHILARATING Jan-dee and his personal mahout spent half an hour walking us through the bush alongside the Ping River before taking us by surprise with a plunge into the fast-moving waters.
Located among the highest mountains in the country, and lining the Ping River, the province is believed to have the potential to be developed into a major eco-tourism centre.
Marsh leads the following group departures to China: China: Beyond the Wall -- 15 days | from $7,995 per person This itinerary is sweeping in scope, visiting China's major iconic sights, but also includes unusual features such as a private tai chi lesson, a bamboo raft ride on the Ping River, and a lesson in how to make traditional dumplings with a local family in their home.
Samples were collected from 6 regions in Thailand: Ping River (northern regions), Tha Chin River (central regions), Chi River (northeast regions), Chanthaburi River (eastern regions), Kwai River (western regions) and Tapee River (southern regions).