Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... before, and this was made clear by the windy route he took down the river. After a long 7 hours, we eventually arrived at pag bang in Laos. After managing to negotiate a hostel for the night, we got on the back of a pick up truck with others that had also been convinced to stay at this hostel. We were all stood up on the back of the pick up as we set off up the road, which was covered in pot holes. Fabulous. After getting to know stevo a little two well as we both fought for our safety ...
... a panel review with our host we headed out on a tour of the university. We were shown through various academic and other buildings on campus.
After our visit we ate lunch at a local restaurant and walked around town for a few hours until we needed to depart for dinner. Our dinner was set at the Siam Niramit a dinner/theater/cultural center. We arrived by bus and had war could be described and a ...
... up dragon in the middle of the town plus lots of lanterns. We met up with Fai and two more people and had dinner down next to the river, there are loads of food stalls next to the river. We had loads of Thai dishes, some were way too spicy for me! It was lovely seating with the locals enjoying their proper Thai food. We then headed to where the school is, it is really remote about 90 kms from the ...
... Chichester. They also, it transpired, sell clothes intended to fit 18 year old Thai girls and not ladies over size 8.
The alternative is to buy clothes from street stalls or more down to earth shopping malls obviously catering for the less financially endowed. I can best describe these as multi story jumble sales, crammed with clothing and any amount of electronic gadgetry. These endless caverns ...
... cuisine. I loved Malay, I'm currently loving Thai but Vietnamese food, for me, is too overwhelmed by herbs and so you lose a lot of the flavour you would probably have. We did eat at one nice restaurant in Hoi An for Lyds last night called Morning Glory where, to be fair to Vietnam's cooking, was actually very good. Whilst we were in Hoi An we also went to visit some of the old buildings. It's kind of a mishmash of Chinese and Japanese culture as Hoi An used to be Vietnam's largest ...
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