Tag: Bangkok

  • Eating Chinatown and rounding off with Peking Opera

    Eating Chinatown and rounding off with Peking Opera

    Eating Chinatown again, and this time I decided to do a full 24 hours in Yaowarat and Charoen Krung area so I booked myself into W22, a kitschy, partly Chinese-themed hotel apparently owned by a Harley-Davidsson lower. All the motorbikes were parked in the lobby!! The hotel was worth 1050 baht, everything you need in […]

  • Wat Arun |Temple of Dawn by the River of Kings

    Wat Arun |Temple of Dawn by the River of Kings

    Wat Arun is translated as the temple of dawn. Maybe King Taksin came riding in here on a morning when he was determined to reorganise his army and establish a new capital after the old one, Ayuthaya was sacked by the Burmese in 1767. This west side of the river Chao Phraya(often translated as the […]

  • Bangkok | 7 tips for what to do in the capital

    Bangkok | 7 tips for what to do in the capital

    Bangkok has the longest name of a capital city globally with its 168 letters. The present title should be Krungthep Mahanakon, but clearly, Bangkok is still in use. Thailand’s capital also used to be the most visited city by foreign tourists, and it is not hard to understand why. The list of attractions is endless. […]

  • Lumphini Park – The lungs of Bangkok

    Lumphini Park – The lungs of Bangkok

    Lumphini Park is the green oasis area that any Metropolis needs, and for Bangkok residents, the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the vast city. The park takes its name from Buddha’s birthplace in Nepal. The park is located by the Wireless, Sarasin and Ratchadamri roads and has many gates. Come in the […]

  • Convent road | A street food Eldorado

    Convent road | A street food Eldorado

    I had my dinner at Convent road last night. A sideshow to the normally so busy Silom/Patpong area. I haven’t frequented Convent road for quite a while. But it was a pleasant surprise—different food stalls all over the street and some lovely wall art to frame the area. Convent Road a brief history Convent Road […]

  • View Arun | A great place for sundowners in Bangkok

    View Arun | A great place for sundowners in Bangkok

    View Arun offers stunning views of Wat Aruns silhouette at sunset.

  • Siam Square | A tidbit of everything..

    Siam Square | A tidbit of everything..

    Siam Square is the place to be in Bangkok. This is where you get the puls and the energy of the capital. Shopping, culture, food, people watching. It is all there.

  • Eat, wander and get lost in Bangkok’s Chinatown

    Eat, wander and get lost in Bangkok’s Chinatown

    Bangkok’s Chinatown is a bustling food paradise rich in history and with a million things to explore.