MetroPoint Bangkok Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bangkok
Last night I hit the sheets early. I needed to get my beauty rest in order to be ready for the markets today. I would be meeting Lou Lou, my tour guide, in the hotel lobby at 7 am.
So I picked out my Sunday's best and headed downstairs for an omelette alongside a cappuccino. I was nervous she would arrive earlier than planned so I inhaled my food within minutes.
All was kosher and in walked Lou Lou just as I was finishing up. I walked over to introduce myself and ...
... train as my mode of transpiration. The train is actually pretty nice. I little jerky as it moves but nice. My bed is a in a four bed compartment but I have my own private curtain that wraps around it. I do make my way to the dining car and after everyone is done eating they turning on disco music and have lights flashing. It was kind of fun to just sit here and ...
... arrived here, it was really daunting and overwhelming. Your getting scammed left,right & centre by every local you meet. But once you get into the swing of things you fall in love. All in all Bangkok's craziness and atmosphere was epic! As I'm writing this I'm on a 12 hour train ride through the beautiful country side to Chiang Mai, (with nick sleeping on my shoulder) and I litterly can't wait for what it has to offer! Nick will update after the next adventure there :) ...
... area for a total of about $5 Canadian each. Success!
We spent the evening at an evening market call Patpong Night Market. Overall, we had more fun than either of us could have imagined we would in a mall. All part of the experience of visiting Bangkok. As time passed in the city, the more it grew on me. I really enjoyed Bangkok and maybe we'll be back at some time, but for now, it's time to say goodbye to the madness.
... are on top form. It is good to see Ollie, Mikey and Andi this relaxed and funny. Every song starts and ends with a round of banter and jokes and sometimes only the westerners can understand what the **** is going on. Songs from every album are played and although we may have had a few beers by now I can remember hearing new ones ‘Coffin Smasher’ and ‘Cemetery Sickness’ from the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility