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  • Valentine's Day in Bangkok

    5 Places for Valentine's

    Valentine's is horribly cliche but you won't be forgiven if you try to dodge it (again) this year, so here are 5 places to impress her. Read More...

  • 10 Free Things to Do in Bkk!

    When coming up with a list of free things to do in Bangkok, we wanted to pick a top ten that included more unusual and rarely thought of free activities and sights, avoiding too many temples and shopping malls. Read More...

  • 5 Islands near Bangkok

    5 Islands near Bangkok

    Want a taste of paradise but don’t want to travel too far from the capital? Then look no further than these 5 tropical islands all just a few hours from busy streets of Bangkok. Read More...

  • 10 Heritage Hotels in Bangkok

    Love a sense of nostalgia? Then you’ll adore these ten classic hotels that’ll take you back in time, all handpicked by our Bangkok Experts from a long list of impressive boutique stays. Read More...

  • Namsaah Bottling Trust

    Namsaah Bottling Trust

    Namsaah Bottling Trust is a cultured bar and restaurant in Silom that is hard to ignore. The bright pink exterior is certainly a head-turner, but it’s the intriguing gastro bites and signature cocktail list that makes Namsaah such a popular hangout. Read More...

  • Zeppelin Rooftop Bar

    Zeppelin Rooftop Bar

    Zeppelin rooftop bar and restaurant hits the right notes with a great view, affordable prices and plenty of front row seats for the sunset and it’s worth a trip to see the 180 degree cityscape from the 46th floor Read More...

  • 10 Clues you've Lived in Bkk Too Long

    Foreigners who spend a long time in Bangkok will start to blend in with the locals by picking up small Thai idiosyncrasies. Here is a list of traits that are noticeable in those of you who have been in Bangkok ‘too’ long. Read More...

  • Sirocco Restaurant

    Sirocco Restaurant

    Sirocco Restaurant sits proudly on top of Lebua at State Tower Hotel and captivates guests with finest rooftop views in Bangkok, refined Mediterranean cuisine and probably the most creative cocktails we’ve seen in Thailand.  Read More...

  • Thonglor – Ekkamai

    Thonglor is one of Bangkok’s most popular entertainment streets, known for its classy bars, boutique shops, fashionable clubs and restaurants. Read More...

  • Bangkok Unusual

    Top 10 Unusual Sights

    A city rich with contrasts, Bangkok is a fertile breeding ground for the strangely beautiful and beautifully strange – some are easy to spot, other oddities take a little longer to discover... Read More...

  • 10 Things You didn't know about Bangkok

    Impress everyone around the dinner table with our list of facts. Some of them are funny, some are amazing, but most are useless. How many do you know? Read More...

  • Marshallow Bangkok

    Marshmallow Bangkok

    With excellent cocktails and a refined party vibe, Marshmallow Kitchen and Bar is one of the highlights of Sukhumvit Soi 11. Read More...

  • The Comedy Club

    The Comedy Club

    The Comedy Club Bangkok is the first dedicated English language comedy venue in the city, which is a reason to cheer for fans and performers of standup, ‘improv’ and other forms of live comedy.  Read More...

  • 5 Best Sunday Brunches in Bangkok

    Sunday brunch in Bangkok should be on everyone’s travel itinerary: a buffet of the world’s finest delicacies all freshly prepared and presented for guests to enjoy at their leisure. Read More...

  • Live Music Nights at Trader Vics

    Live Music at Trader Vics

    Trader Vic’s at Anantara Riverside Bangkok has just launched a nightly line-up of music events, welcoming some of Bangkok’s best blues, jazz, salsa and soul bands to their stage.  Read More...

  • The Sukhothai Hotel

    10 Reasons to Stay at The Sukhothai

    The Sukhothai Hotel is a low-rise sanctuary on South Sathorn Road, surrounded by heavenly gardens, providing a sense of calm and relaxation to those staying in Bangkok for business or leisure. Read More...

  • Pimp Sister Club

    The Pimp Sister is the second branch of Bangkok’s most famous Gentleman’s club The Pimp – a place synonymous with drop dead pretty hostess girls and high rolling businessmen. Read More...

  • Oriental Residence Bangkok

    10 Reasons to Stay at Oriental Residence

    Oriental Residence is an exclusive five-star property awash with timeless style. Guests can enjoy seclusion and luxury in equal measure along with an amazing restaurant and an impressive semi-shaded poolside. Read More...

  • The Seafood Market & Restaurant

    The Seafood Market & Restaurant

    With its famous slogan “if it swims we have it”, the enormous Seafood Market and Restaurant presents a unique and altogether fun dining experience in central Bangkok.  Read More...

  • Rod Fai Market

    Rot Fai Market

    At Rod Fai Market, the vintage look never goes out of style. Spread on the ground is all kinds of collectibles and memorabilia from the yesteryear. The overall feel is down-to-earth cool. Read More...

  • Muay Thai Live show

    Muay Thai Live show

    Muay Thai Live at Asiatique Bangkok is an exciting theatrical show combining entertaining performances with the ancient martial art of Muay Thai boxing. An impressive 90 minutes of fights and stunts all wrapped up in an enthralling story. Read More...

  • 5 Celebrity Favourite Hotels

    5 Celebrity Favourite Hotels

    Five-star stays in Bangkok are cheaper than in most other areas in the world so it’s surprisingly affordable for many people to stay like a movie star in Bangkok. Check out these five Bangkok hotels with star qualities and find out which one you like best. Read More...

  • Onyx Bangkok Nightclub in RCA

    Onyx Bangkok

    Onyx is the latest club to join the clubbing Mecca of RCA (Royal City Avenue) in Bangkok, with a focus on bass-heavy house and techno music. While most other clubs in the area close at 02:00, Onyx keeps the drinks flowing until 05:00. Read More...

  • Red Oven Restaurant

    Red Oven Restaurant

    Red Oven Restaurant Bangkok offers one of the most impressive all-day dining set ups in the city, with well prepared dishes appearing from the unique scarlet stove. Read More...

  • Central Embassy

    Central Embassy is Bangkok’s first ever ultra-luxury lifestyle mall, boasting an impressive collection of high-end designer stores, fine-dining restaurants, swanky cinema screens, and a six-star hotel. Read More...

  • Izakaya at Ku De Ta

    Izakaya at Ku De Ta

    Izakaya is a lively, casual restaurant in Ku De Ta that is a destination in its own right thanks to some truly excellent dishes at surprisingly good value. Read More...

  • River Star Princess Dinner Cruise

    River Star Princess Cruise

    River Star Princess Dinner Cruise allows guests to enjoy a two-hour long cruise and buffet experience as they sail along the tranquil Chao Phraya River, witnessing iconic palaces and jewelled temples lit up on the banks on either side. Read More...

  • Signature Restaurant

    Signature is the flagship restaurant at Ku de ta Bangkok. Labelled as ‘Japanese-influenced modern cuisine’ this is a fine-dining experience to impress the most particular of connoisseurs. Read More...

  • Groove at CentralWorld

    Groove at CentralWorld

    Groove at CentralWorld is a new edition to Bangkok’s largest shopping mall, hosting a number of impressive restaurants and bars such as Apinara Thai Cuisine, American Fusion at S’Mores Hunting Lodge and famous patisserie FAUCHON. Read More...

  • Whale's Belly Restaurant

    Whale's Belly Restaurant

    Whale's Belly - whose head chef recently won the title of Iron Chef Thailand - is a restaurant that exceeds expectations. The comfortable surroundings and astonishing creative cuisine are a real winning combination. Read More...

  • Art in Paradise 3D Trick Eye Museum

    Art in Paradise 3D

    Art in Paradise, the very successful interactive attraction also refered by locals as the Trickeye Museum or 3D Museum which started in Pattaya, is now open at Esplanade Shopping Mall on Ratchada road. Read More...

  • Insanity Nightclub

    Insanity Nightclub

    Insanity Nightclub Bangkok is an ever-popular nightspot that rocks to bass-heavy house and trance seven nights a week. Read More...

  • Mixx Discotheque Siam

    Mixx Discotheque Bangkok

    Mixx Discotheque in Bangkok is a great place for an after-hours party. It has two rooms: one dedicated to hip hop and party pop & the other to beat-heavy house music. Read More...

  • W District Community Mall

    W District Community Mall

    W District is a community mall with a focus on shopping, dining and entertainment, all brought together with an emphasis on urban modern art  – from surrealist sculpture to stylish graffiti. Read More...

  • 5 Easy Jobs for Foreigners

    Looking for a job in Bangkok? Here are five popular and easy ways to turn your fantasy into reality... Read More...

  • The Roof @38 Mode Sathorn Hotel

    The Roof @ 38 at Mode Hotel

    The Roof @38th Bar at Mode Sathorn Hotel is, you guessed it, a new rooftop bar in Bangkok! Rooftops keep on popping up faster than you can climb them and we are not going to complain about it. Read More...

  • Nihon Machi Bangkok

    Nihonmachi

    Nihonmachi, meaning Japanese Town, is a quite large and very convincing Japanese comunity mall featuring 12 Japanese restaurants and located just behind the popular K-Village on Sukhumvit 26. Read More...

  • Indigo Restaurant

    Indigo Restaurant

    Open for more than a decade, Indigo is a French restaurant with a well established reputation for great cooking ranging from brasserie to delicious home cooking. Read More...

  • Blue Elephant Bangkok

    A trip to Blue Elephant Restaurant in Bangkok is about so much more than the food. It’s an immersive experience that allows you to time travel and enjoy the best of Thailand. Read More...

  • Ocean Bangkok

    Ocean Pool Lounge Bangkok

    Ocean Bangkok is bringing beach bar culture to the depths of downtown Bangkok with a chic lounge and club. Comprising a poolside deck, bar, club and spa Read More...

  • Seven Spoons Restaurant

    Seven Spoons

    In a cosy double shophouse on a quiet road that visitors don’t really frequent you will find one of the best restaurants in Bangkok. Read More...

  • 10 Things You didn't know about Bangkok

    Impress everyone around the dinner table with our list of facts. Some of them are funny, some are amazing, but most are useless. How many do you know? Read More...

  • The Roof @38 Mode Sathorn Hotel

    The Roof @ 38 at Mode Hotel

    The Roof @38th Bar at Mode Sathorn Hotel is, you guessed it, a new rooftop bar in Bangkok! Rooftops keep on popping up faster than you can climb them and we are not going to complain about it. Read More...

  • Zeppelin Rooftop Bar

    Zeppelin Rooftop Bar

    Zeppelin rooftop bar and restaurant hits the right notes with a great view, affordable prices and plenty of front row seats for the sunset and it’s worth a trip to see the 180 degree cityscape from the 46th floor Read More...

  • Sheepshank Public House

    Another restaurant from the owners of Seven Spoons, Sheepshank Public House serves American-inspired food that makes you happy.  Read More...

  • Wong's Place

    Wong's Place

    Dimly lit and dusty, Wong’s Place is a late night dive bar that has written itself into Bangkok folklore. People start arriving around midnight but to really experience the true essence of the place, you should aim to arrive after 02:00. Read More...

  • Iron Fairies

    Iron Fairies

    Iron Fairies is a magical bar that is designed like an ironsmith’s workshop: dark and broody, with wrought iron staircases, exposed pipes and dilapidated timber and brick. Read More...

  • Heaven on ZEN

    Heaven Rooftop

    Combining three remarkable dining and entertainment establishments within the ‘factory chic’ confines of polished concrete and 360 degree views, Heaven Bangkok brings an air of urban sophistication to the city. Read More...

 
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