St. James Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bangkok
Well, hello everyone. Firstly, can I say that I miss you all - but luckily for me, I've got lots to see and do and so I don't miss you all tooo much! It's been great having Andrew in the same country as I've met up with him and Pattama a few times for dinner, which is lovely.
I coughed my way over here and I'm sure I've given half the …
fun and fabulous trip and foods are very delicious yummy.................. well anyway my first trip was very nice and also it was my first time to travel so i am a bit scared i dont know cant explained how i felt at that day hmmm mixed emotions lol. we arrived in Bangkok at 3:45pm when we stepped out in the plane Thai people greet us with a warmth …
... this is rather off-putting but as a couple we were not really harassed compared to other groups of western men. We managed to grab some drinks in a quieter bar and occupied some seats outside. As people walk along the street you distinctly notice many old western men walking along with very young Thai women – the age difference is pretty disgusting really. Behind us there was a curtain where many people kept ...
... off and I left it at that. However Ronja wasn't happy! She wanted him to apologize! One of his spastic friends came over with threats to me and Ronja. She started an argument with him and the more I tried to break it up the worse it got so I let them at it. I was afraid he was going to touch her because I would have had to hit him and didn't want that. Anyway eventually it all calmed down and me and Ronja had a good ...
... in the city at our request. This wat had a lovely red interior, and a chedi (shrine encasing valuable articles etc) that had elephants on it and a gold top. We walked a couple of blocks over to see the ancient wall, before stopping at a popular local kitchen for lunch. We headed east out Tha Phrae gate to the centre of the city, stopping to take photos of Wat Mahawan, which had big banners of the king and his wife. Further up the street, we wandered into the grounds of Wat ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet