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Bangkok Flower Markets – Pak Khlong Talat

Bangkok Flower Market

Bangkok Flower Markets (Pak Khlong Talat) is a large under cover market place located down next to the Chao Phraya River in the heart of Bangkok. Bangkok Flower markets is the largest retail and wholesale flower market in Bangkok. The

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Historic City of Ayutthaya – Easy Day Trip from Bangkok

Ayutthaya Historical City Easy Day Trip from Bangkok

Ayutthaya is the ancient capital city of Thailand, before the capital was moved to Bangkok. Ayutthaya is around 1 hours drive north of Bangkok (around 80 kms) and has some excellent historical sites which is well worth making a day

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Top 10 Luxury Hotels in Bangkok

Best Luxury Hotels in Bangkok

Bangkok has a great selection of high end luxury 5 star hotels. Here is a list of the best luxury hotels in Bangkok and what tourist attractions they are close to. Check out the top 10 best luxury hotels in

Posted in Bangkok, Hotels, Thailand

Best Shanghai Soup Dumplings in Bangkok

Different flavoured soup dumplings at Crystal Jade Restaurant Bangkok

There are plenty of good Chinese Restaurants in Bangkok serving different types of Chinese cuisine from all regions of China. One of my favourite Chinese dishes is Xiao Long Bao or Steamed Pork Soup Dumplings often referred as Shanghai Soup

Posted in Bangkok, Chinese, Food, Thailand

Best Sushi Restaurant in Bangkok

Ginza Sushi Ichi Bangkok

Ginza Sushi Ichi is a famous Michelin star sushi restaurant in the heart of Tokyo Japan. They now have 2 other restaurants, 1 in Singapore and the other in Bangkok, just next to the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Erawan Bangkok.

Posted in Bangkok, Food, Japanese, Thailand

Best Temples to visit in Bangkok

Temple of the Golden Buddha Bangkok

There are temples and shrines found all over the city of Bangkok Thailand. It would take weeks to get around to visit them all so here is your guide to the best temples to visit in Bangkok. The Grand Palace Bangkok

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Best Rooftop Bars in Bangkok

Octave Rooftop Lounge and Bar Bangkok

Bangkok claims the title of having the most rooftop bars compared with any other city in the world. And they do rooftop bars very well. More than 20 rooftop bars have opened throughout Bangkok in the last few years, offering

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Funny Signs in Bangkok Thailand

Funny sign in a taxi in Bangkok

When visiting Bangkok Thailand, you will come across some very strange and some very funny signs. Here are some of the funny signs I saw in Bangkok and other parts of Thailand earlier this year: I saw this sign in

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Bangkok’s largest markets – JJ Markets – Chatuchak Markets

Clothes at Chatuchak Markets Bangkok

Located in the north of Bangkok, you will find the largest markets in Bangkok called Chatuchak Weekend Markets (or referred to as JJ Markets). You can buy pretty much anything at Chatuchak Markets, including the kitchen sink. The markets take

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Fine dining with a view over Bangkok

Vertigo Grill and Moon Bar Bangkok

Over the last few years more than 20 rooftop bars and restaurants have opened throughout Bangkok. Without a doubt the best of these is Vertigo Grill and Moon Bar located on the 61st Floor of the Banyan Tree Hotel located

Posted in Bangkok, Fine dining, Food, Thailand