Grand Mercure Fortune Bangkok
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- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Smoking rooms available
- Room service
TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Mercure Fortune Bangkok
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... morning, which means it was rush hour in Bangkok. The trains were jam packed, and I had to get on with my backpack. I almost panicked for a bit, and considered taking a taxi. But the roads were bound to be packed as well. It is at times like these as a solo traveller that you have to take a few deep breaths to prevent yourself from making a wrong decision. I decided to let a few trains go, and then as soon as I saw some space in one of the trains I pushed my way ...
... windscreen. He quickly turns the meter on. We arrive at the guest house with a meter reading of 185Bht. He gets 200Bht and as he lifts my case out of the boot he implores me not to make a complaint about him. I give him the benefit of the doubt but warn him he is playing a dangerous game, especially with farangs arriving at Don Muang which largely services internal flights and therefore more likely farangs who have been here a ...
... in the curtains, ants in the dirty bathroom and a hole in the floor for the loo. The place was not just old, but filthy! There wasn't even any bedding, not that I would have touched it. It was MINGING!!!!!!! Thank goodness for our expensive silk sleepers with bed bug & mosquito repellent. If those HK girls hadn't been so generous I would never have slept. My nights trauma knocked me out. I sweated a lot in my sleeper, but there was no way any kind of rodent or bug was touching ...
... relaxed and jovial traditional Burmese dinner served family style. Tempora vegetables and soup was followed by a chicken curry (mild and rather sweet), a fish curry, rice and vegetable stir fry. Fresh fruit was the dessert. Wine and beer from Myanmar were served to those who wanted to try. I had a Myranmar beer and it was lovely, especially on such a warm evening. The wine seemed to be palatable as well. We ened up in the lobby bar afterward to chat and sing thus ended our first day touring ...
... a great food court in Terminal 21 were every meal is either 40 Baht or Less and it was probably the best Thai meal, it was like a yellow curry omelette thing with chicken and it was delicious.
So sorry for boring you with all that, the evening was a little more exciting as I went to Khao San Road for a night out for the first time and had a really good night. There was a group of about 8 of us from the hostel who went down and after mixing our ...