Tongtara Hotel

9/99 Charoen Krung Road, Bangkok, 10120, Thailand | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $38.00
 

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Culture time

A travel blog entry by bresloffs

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... still early, so we grabbed a taxi and drove past (but did not stop to get out and see) the bright red light district. Unfortunately (or, rather, fortunately) there is not much to see of Patpong without walking through Patpong, but that is good because there is only so much young eyes should see at this age. This sort of culture is best left for later (and rugby tours).

Still, we ticked Patpong road off the list, so we could leave Bangkok with no regrets.
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Thailand

A travel blog entry by rangjill

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... the town of Krabi. We passed the fragrant frangipani flowers and many trees full of fruit (durian, jackfruit, coconut, rose apple). We also saw a new record: a family of six riding a motorbike. Too bad we didn't get a picture to prove it because it seems physically impossible. We took in the food markets in Krabi, enjoying our go-to Thai meal, Tom Yum soup. Dismissing the flurry of tour options, we rented a moto and a kayak to explore the mangroves and ocean karsts ...

Good old Khoa San Road

A travel blog entry by marda83

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... driver spoke English and could tell us about it, made the police back off. Well...it wouldn't be the first time I would have paid my way out of a situation in Thailand..but luckily this time I didn't have to. I am still a bit scared to be in a tuk tuk over here, last time we were 4 that crashed and ended up in hospital..only one got hit badly and broke his leg. If I can, I would prefer to get a proper taxi. We had a party night on Thursday and it was great ...

Day 5

A travel blog entry by jor00095

... went to Lumpinee Boxing Stadium to watch a good old fight and see how their rules differ from our. I wanted to  see who would win the fight, the big guy or the little guy.  Well about three hour later and the big guy won by knock out because the little guy could not take the big hits.  It just goes to show you that you don't pick on the big guys because he will just knock you flat on your back. Then it was back to my hotel to sleep ready for the next ...

In the midst of Bangkok's demonstrators

A travel blog entry by sueblueginger

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... to drive to my hotel but the streets around Sukhumvit were gridlocked so I got out of the car near a Skytrain station with all my luggage and with the help of other passengers who were heading to my stop, Asok , to demonstrate, I purchased a ticket and got through the barriers,up on to the platform and squashed into the right train. Demonstrators sport clothing,hats, wristbands and whistles in red, white and blue- the colours of the Thai flag.The ...

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