Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... by the night train. An experience by itself, although I didn't get much sleep because my jaw showed an infection. Leaving the train I stop for a minute to make a picture of the special atmosphere here. When I want to move on, Sunny signs me to stay foot. I look around and everybody is standing right where they were, while the song of the nation is played on cranky speakers. After it's finished people just move on. Weird to witness. Our Bangkok driver picks ...
... so it wasn't too bad. I was feeling sick by this point though so I was eager to arrive. Plus it is absolutely boiling here! When we checked in we found out that our group meeting was scheduled for 6pm so we went up to the room and slept for a few hours. Once I was awake and showered I felt so much better. Our tour guide is called Sek and he was born and grew up in Chiang Mai. ...
... department stores. And- because I'm a young Australian in Bangkok and it's pretty much mandatory - the nightlife definitely earns its reputation. Koh San Road is stuffed full of backpackers, tourist tat and bars that serve drinks in a range of utilitarian vessels (mostly buckets) but it's fun and endearing in a seedy kind of way. On the last night, we put on our best (or rather least sweaty) outfits and visit Vertigo Bar - an upmarket joint on the roof top of a 57th floor of a local ...
... as time was getting on a bit and turned around back towards the hostel, this time chosing to wander through little India on my way back. There I found the people making the most out of the festival by selling their goods in little stalls along the road, fruit and fabrics being the most popular. Back at the hostel I changed my clothes (which in hindside I shouldn't have bothered with) and set out to Siam square, where all the shopping malls in Bangkok can be found, to ...
... our area.
First stop was Steyne Hotel, Manly to check on Don M. Willy, Joelle and Shero joined the party for the usual re-telling of stories .... AND a recitation of "The Shark and the Packard Car"! Don was in excellent spirits, body appears weaker, but he hasn't lost his ability to be in charge.
Jimmy First at the Pinnacle greeted us and commented that we had not been to visit for a ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Newrotel 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
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1, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $79
188 Silom Rd, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $89
- Very nice hotel
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- Good, not great
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $210
- Response to oct 13 review
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1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $167
- Spa Cottages - True City Relaxation
- Disappointed check-in service and dirty bathroom
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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
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วัฒนา, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $116
- Great location
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- Good service, decent location, heavenly bed
บางรัก, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $81
- I love Holiday Inn Bangkok
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1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $97
- Old Hotel
- A Very Good Hotel
- Great position
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- 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
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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!!!!!
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บางรัก, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $68
- The umbrella @ Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok
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- Great Location, Great Deal
- 5 star hotel all the way.
87 Wireless Rd, All Seasons Place, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $137
- World Class Hotel
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- Fantastic Hotel
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