Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... stood in front of him and said "Sir, Thai massage". He then placed his hands together and bowed, followed by placing his open hand out in front of him palm side up.
David, realising his chance for escape shoved some notes in the hand of the Thai Devil and bolted for the exit. Without looking back. He hasn't been the same since.
So despite David's 'incident', returning to Bangkok has been fun and brilliant for reminissing.
No doubt it's not the last ...
... decorated and very ornate. We had to rush through because we were late and they were closing. They made us put a deposit on pants that we had to wear inside. Afterward we went to another temple and saw the reclining Buddha. We hiked up a hill to a golden pagoda with views of the city. The city is very large and the traffic is a nightmare. It's not what I thought it would be ...
... so much to talk about that the 45 minute taxi ride only felt like 5 minutes! It felt so nice to see another couple similar to us talk about the activities they planned and how they felt about being in Asia for a while! What a relief ;)
We arrived to our quaint hostel called the CHERN hostel at about 12:30 AM. We were so happy with our place, it was a perfect night and we were so relieved that we finally made it to Thailand--so glad to know there won't be any round 3!!
... till we dropped (well Kate definitely dropped!). And until we had no money left - boohoo! We managed to get plenty of great bargains including, bags, shoes, tops, dresses and jewellery. A big success! :)
By 1.30pm the heat got the best of us and we were ready to make our way back. Popped into the tailors again to check on Kates clothes - so far so good...took our time getting ready and began packing, which is proving ...
... with a Pringles tube and when that fell off a biscuit wrapper and when that fell out Petes hiking boot and then when that fell off a little bed side light that we'd been given. Nightmare. No wrestling tonight! After finally putting him to bed, we packed and also went to bed. So bizarre. 16/3 Flight day. The day we leave Asia. The day we leave dirt and finally become clean again. It's been amazing. Safety last is probably the most accurate phrase. ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Meechai Mansion Bangkok
Other places to stay in Bangkok
1, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $84
- Relaxing base
- Oasis in the Bangkok
- Alright for the price
คลองสาน, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $115
- Truely Haven !!!!
- Nice hotel but lousy service
- Loved the Hilton
89 Soi Wat Suan Plu, New Road, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $181
- Very Nice
- Very romantic
- The best hotel we ever stayed in
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $135
- Perfect balance between business and pleasure
- Good Value & Nice Pool
- No problems
สวนหลวง, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $113
บางรัก, Bangkok | 2 star hotelfrom $46
- Good value for money
- Not Very Good
- MUSTY SMOKE
1, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $79
188 Silom Rd, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $89
- Very nice hotel
- Only get what you pay for
- Good, not great
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $210
- Response to oct 13 review
- State of the art excellence
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $167
- Spa Cottages - True City Relaxation
- Disappointed check-in service and dirty bathroom
- Excellent for business travellers too
บางรัก, Bangkok | 2 star hotelfrom $41
ปทุมวัน, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $145
- Total Package
- Everything you'd expect - and a little more!
- Fantastic Service and Good Value
ป้อมปราบศัตรูพ่าย, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $68
- Very average club floor
- Great Hotel
- A Well-Known Entity
วัฒนา, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $116
- Great location
- Superb Hotel, Great Service, Great Location
- Good service, decent location, heavenly bed
บางรัก, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $81
- I love Holiday Inn Bangkok
- Unhelpful staff
- Excellent - would go back anytime!!!!
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $97
- Old Hotel
- A Very Good Hotel
- Great position
บางรัก, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $338
- First class!
- Best Service, unbeatable location
- Best in the world
บางรัก, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $110
- Tower Suites well worth the extra cash
- An Excellent Choice - No complaints.
- Great location, views
ปทุมวัน, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $85
ราชเทวี, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $87
- For Pratunam lover
- Tired hotel
- Best Hotel in Bangkok - AMARI WATERGATE
ป้อมปราบศัตรูพ่าย, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Good hotel
- Great 5* Service
- Good location and efficient service
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $97
- Excellent value for money!!!!!
- Modern, friendly and brand new!
บางรัก, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $68
- The umbrella @ Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok
- Best Hotel we have stayed in -ever
คลองเตย, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $167
- Great Location, Great Deal
- 5 star hotel all the way.
87 Wireless Rd, All Seasons Place, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $137
- World Class Hotel
- The Conrad...one of Bangkok's best!
- Fantastic Hotel
1, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $85