Rose House Pratunam
Travel Blogs from Bangkok
... at each other almost in shock. Here was a couple in the industries we were in; living in the city we were moving to! Our conversation went on longer than we’d anticipated and I suggested we go and get a drink instead of stand in the street eating. We found a quaint looking Thai bar and had Chang beer and Mojitoes. The night ended - at 1am - with us saying good-bye to our new Aussie friends; we’d planned to meet up with them again in Melbourne in a few months. What luck! ...
I have been taking Milly out for a walk first thing and our route is a bit limited as we're in a city centre location. Even if we were near one, city parks do not allow dogs. Our route has been to circumnavigate this complex and a huge hotel next door, The Adriatic Palace. The route is along access roads and through car parking and bounded by roads on three sides and the Khlong (canal) on the fourth. Nothing like our choice of ...
... jade) is also here. The Emerald Buddha has a similar story of being hidden, lost, and re-discovered as the Golden Buddha (a little more believable given his size). Photos were not allowed inside the Emerald Buddha temple but Bill managed a couple of good shots from outside the doorway. He was wrapped in a robe of woven gold and diamonds during our visit (Dessa means the Emerald Buddha's robe - not mine).
The Vimanmek Mansion was once the home of the King ...
... from Siam which is home to at least 4 massive malls within 5 minutes walking distance... Its pretty perfect for us because inside every mall has at least one huge food hall which is cheap and full of local and international dishes. So far we have tried 3 food halls, and we intend to try them all! So yeah, Tuesday was mainly spent walking around the mega malls with our jaws on the floor, and then picking them up to nosh some seriously ...
... right in the park. It took a bit f time to find it and I did have to use the hint photo (because my phone GPS wasn't very accurate) but I did find the cache.
After finally passing by a 7eleven and filling up my water contingent I decided to look for the Vietnamese Embassy so I at least know where it is. It was only two stops with the Skytrain and easy enough to find. I noted down the opening times and went back to Asok station to check out the ...
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
บางรัก, Bangkok | 2 star hotelfrom $46
- Good value for money
- Not Very Good
- MUSTY SMOKE
สวนหลวง, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $113
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!!!!
946 Rama 4 Road, Bangkok | 5 star hotel
- 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
บางรัก, Bangkok | 4 star hotelfrom $68
- The umbrella @ Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok
- Best Hotel we have stayed in -ever
1, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $97
- Excellent value for money!!!!!
- Modern, friendly and brand new!
คลองเตย, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $167
- Great Location, Great Deal
- 5 star hotel all the way.
87 Wireless Road, Bangkok | 5 star hotelfrom $137
- World Class Hotel
- The Conrad...one of Bangkok's best!
- Fantastic Hotel
1, Bangkok | 3 star hotelfrom $85