Travel Blogs from Bangkok
It was incredibly sweet this morning as the school presented us with certificates for our time teaching at the school and with beautiful scarves which have been made in Uthai Thani. We both said thank you to the school and Fai translated for us....all the school laughed when Alex managed to get the words 'Muay Thai' into his thank you speech. As …
Sadly leaving Thailand now due to Visa regs. but had a couple nice days in the capital city before leaving. Met up with Ying and her work friends (the folks from the boat party) which was nice they were out enjoying a bottle of fine single malt :D
Ying took us on a long train ride out of town to an interesting restaurant near her old …
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... I will hear a lot and a WHOLE new way of thinking for a worry wart like me. We arrived at our hostel Hi Sukhumvit which is a charming little place complete with a rooftop lounge, free wifi and air conditioning. It's probably not up to the standards you would expect in a western country but then again our twin room with private bathroom cost around $20 NZ each. We braved the Bangkok Sky Train to go to the MBK which is a mall/ market that is six stories high. ...
... it just like like a bingo club but is till felt nervous, did we really want to see this? I decided we had come all this way, we had to give it a try in true traveller spirit. We haggle down our entry fee with free drink and went in, the room was dark and smoky and full off people and then I noticed two people on the stage, quite old, having sex!! I couldn't even look and felt like I wanted to leave- I hadn't expected it to be so extreme! We ...
TravelPod Member Reviews48 Ville Bangkok
590baht a room with aircon
free fast wifi
VERY tasty and cheap cafe on groundfloor
Quick walk to cinemas/shopping malls
Lots of taxis about
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.