The Plaza Hotel Bangkok

178 Surawong Road, Bangkok, 10500, Thailand | 2 star hotel
Prices starting from $54.00
 

Travel Blogs from Bangkok

Arrival

A travel blog entry by bresloffs

2
6

... the smell of South East Asia, and by that, I mean that is is not an unpleasant sensation, rather that it is the scent of jungle plants in the humid air. The scent always evokes excitement and adventure, so it always lifts my spirits and provides a the thrill of exploring new boundaries.

After having lunch, Helen found a sunbed lounge thing and dozed for a while. Changi really does set the benchmark for airports. We sat in a little area arranged in ...

Thailand

A travel blog entry by rangjill

5
37

... to a bookstore, we suddenly stopped and looked at the parked motorcycles and the helmets on top of them swaying back and forth. The ground beneath us started to sway, like we were in a rocky boat. We saw people darting out of buildings and power lines moving above us. We had experienced a 6.0 earthquake, although the epicentre was two hours north in Chiang Rai. The earthquake was considered to be shallow--seven km deep--so we were supposedly able to feel it ...

One week in Bangkok

A travel blog entry by sureimdecent

4

... slither in and out of various nightspots in a way that makes my skin crawl. I'm kind of torn about the sex trade here, in a way that only a super-privileged, university-brand feminist can be - i.e. I don't know enough about it to talk about it and no one asked me my opinion anyway. Having worked on trafficking issues in the past (against trafficking, not for) I can't help but feel heartbroken and suspicious about how much choice these women have in being there. But then again, maybe ...

Day 114: So many Buddha's, so little time

A travel blog entry by johnnyandamber

2
13

... home. At one point we were even walking on train tracks that crossed the canal. People could tell that we were out of place but chose to ignore us for the most part.

Back at the hotel we showered and got ready for the complimentary dinner that was part of the hotel package. When we went down to the dinner we were the only people in the whole place and no one new about our reservation or the dinner. It was awkward with the language barrier but we finally ...

A day on the road

A travel blog entry by wendy1562

3

... train to Chiang Mai. Roads were closed by the protesters so had to take a bit if a detour. Took about 4 hours (pretty good going for Bangkok traffic) Found a nice little place for lunch, food really good and the bear even better (so Tony said)! On the train now dinner and breakfast all ordered - hoping to get some sleep ......... Elephant Mahout training next - can't wait. Bye from somewhere in Thailand, more ...

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Location

This 2 star hotel, located in the บางรัก area of Bangkok, is near Rajawongse Clothier, Chinatown, State Tower, and Health Land Spa & Massage.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Plaza Hotel Bangkok

    Reviewed by kmeinberg

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    Reviewed Jan 26, 2013
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    TripAdvisor Reviews The Plaza Hotel Bangkok

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