Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... a laugh and a joke whilst we were waiting for our visas to get through. We eventually had our names called out, we bought our visas for 35$ and were eventually through at around 10.40. We then waited another 10 minutes for the bus to take us to the birth. We eventually arrived at the birth only for it to have already set off. The rep then told us it was full and that we could either wait till tomorrow, pay 100 baht for a speed boat, which supposedly are notorious for people ...
Our second full day was spent shopping and meandering around the more popular parts of town. We took the BTS to Siam to be at the heart of Bangkok. Siam Centre and Siam Paragon are the two big shopping centers in Bangkok. Siam Paragon has a department store aptly named Paragon an it is a multi level department store that has everything in it. Across the two complexes is Siam Square, but there wasn't really all that much to do ...
... snowmen by the dozen, Christmas trees (one that was 30 foot high and with a bear that climbed up and down slowly, SantaClaus, elves, jingle bells and sleighs! We also found snowmen 10 days later in Krabi overlooking the Andaman Sea.
All of this in a Buddhist country!
The malls are staggering in size and opportunity. Most are 7 or 8 floors high and many of them have multiplex cinemas on the top floor. They are all fiendishly ...
HAPPY BOXING DAY! Right now I'm in lumphini park in Bangkok blogging by the lake, it's around 30 degrees and blue skies (ie does not feel like Christmas at all). I hope you all had a lovely day yesterday- we certainly did but I'll get to that later (probably much later... It's been a busy week this week) as I need to tell you all about the end of Vietnam first. So after we got back from Halong we had a pretty quick turn around to get to the station for our night train experience. ...
Wow - what a day, so many top sights / experiences in one day ..... First, the Royal Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha, beautiful, intricate and colourful buildings, statues and paintings Second,the Reclining Buddha, massive, impressive and stunningly golden, even Ashley was impressed Next, Pad Thai for lunch from a ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Meechai Mansion Bangkok
Other places to stay in Bangkok
1, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $76
- Relaxing base
- Oasis in the Bangkok
- Alright for the price
คลองสาน, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $117
- Truely Haven !!!!
- Nice hotel but lousy service
- Loved the Hilton
89 Soi Wat Suan Plu, New Road, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $179
- Very Nice
- Very romantic
- The best hotel we ever stayed in
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $124
- Perfect balance between business and pleasure
- Good Value & Nice Pool
- No problems
สวนหลวง, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $74
บางรัก, Bangkok | 2 star hotelfrom $49
- Good value for money
- Not Very Good
- MUSTY SMOKE
1, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $57
188 Silom Rd, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Very nice hotel
- Only get what you pay for
- Good, not great
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $248
- Response to oct 13 review
- State of the art excellence
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $178
- Spa Cottages - True City Relaxation
- Disappointed check-in service and dirty bathroom
- Excellent for business travellers too
บางรัก, Bangkok | 2 star hotelfrom $42
ปทุมวัน, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $201
- Total Package
- Everything you'd expect - and a little more!
- Fantastic Service and Good Value
ป้อมปราบศัตรูพ่าย, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $70
- Very average club floor
- Great Hotel
- A Well-Known Entity
บางรัก, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $114
- I love Holiday Inn Bangkok
- Unhelpful staff
- Excellent - would go back anytime!!!!
วัฒนา, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $121
- Great location
- Superb Hotel, Great Service, Great Location
- Good service, decent location, heavenly bed
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $112
- Old Hotel
- A Very Good Hotel
- Great position
บางรัก, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $305
- First class!
- Best Service, unbeatable location
- Best in the world
บางรัก, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $79
- Tower Suites well worth the extra cash
- An Excellent Choice - No complaints.
- Great location, views
ปทุมวัน, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $98
ราชเทวี, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- For Pratunam lover
- Tired hotel
- Best Hotel in Bangkok - AMARI WATERGATE
ป้อมปราบศัตรูพ่าย, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $100
- Good hotel
- Great 5* Service
- Good location and efficient service
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $98
- Excellent value for money!!!!!
- Modern, friendly and brand new!
บางรัก, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $82
- The umbrella @ Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok
- Best Hotel we have stayed in -ever
คลองเตย, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $158
- Great Location, Great Deal
- 5 star hotel all the way.
87 Wireless Rd, All Seasons Place, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $154
- World Class Hotel
- The Conrad...one of Bangkok's best!
- Fantastic Hotel
1, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $89