Grand Mercure Bangkok Asoke Residence
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- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Breakfast Available
- Refrigerator in room
- Microwave in room
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... is big, we just couldn't find our ticket window. Eventually we did and we were leaving in 15 minutes. Boarded our bus and settled in for the 2 hour ride. This was all good until the toilet stench came..note..don't sit near the back of a bus, b sat with a sarong covering his face the rest of the ride. We arrived at 4:30 and checked in to pong peng guesthouse. We decided to go for a walk. Stopped at monkey bar, only the two of us there, for two drinks. Bought some street food ...
... to Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) but unfortunately you couldn't climb it due to refurbishment works. So we headed back to the Cozy House for some lunch and then Simon, On & Sharon went for a Thai foot massage but Peter opted for bed therapy back at the hotel. We set out for dinner and then early to bed as we have an early start the next morning for our ABC Bangkok ...
... appropriately given the amount of times I was asked if I'd like a suit made! Finally I get to the end of the street having had my senses truly stimulated. I find a fresh fruit stand and choose a large container of mixed prepared local produce. I'll have to go back as I forgot to take a photo. What's so remarkable about a bowl of fruit, well there were things I'd never seen before, then there's the cost, 50 Baht = £1, puts the measly fresh fruit bowls back home to shame. ...
... Jim Thompson was a WW2 soldier and “charismatic American silk millionaire” who came back to Thailand after the war to trade silk and accumulate antiques in his Bangkok house. Actually it was six houses that he acquired and connected together into a teak complex of great beauty. This is a standard stop for tourists in Bangkok.
The house is near Baan Krua, a Muslim (“Cham Muslim” for those of ...
... 8217;t mean anything because the whole thing is just a mass of vehicles, mopeds, motorcycles, and pedestrians. That trip will forever be impressed upon my memory! I wish I could have shared it with someone but it would have been too much for my family! Where our condo is we are hanging out with construction workers down the street in our tin village where we buy our meals…1.40 for a meal and a drink. Nice & ...