Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and is also one of Thailand's favorite tourist destinations. without a doubt one of the most interesting and intriguing cities in the world. It is suitable for all types of travelers, backpackers, honeymooners, those looking for attractions, those looking for quiet, those looking to buy luxury brands, and those looking to buy good and cheap imitations.
Rich nightlife, dozens of shopping malls, many magnificent temples, all this and more have made Bangkok one of the favorite cities for travelers in Thailand in particular and Asia in general.
About the city of Bankok
The ancient name "Bangkok" in Thai means "plum village" (bang = village), but its Thai name is "kronj tap of the trust".
Bangkok is the largest city in Thailand. Its population is estimated at about 8 million, about 7% to 10% of the entire kingdom of Thailand. Covers an area of 1569 square kilometers and is located on the banks of the 372-km Chao Phraya River. Bangkok is a very diverse and interesting city combining modernity and dynamism alongside traditional Thai culture, many magnificent temples, museums and historical sites alongside large shopping centers, markets, pubs, clubs and more.
You can assemble yourself a beautiful trip with the help of the tips listed below or sign up for a guided tour:
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Despite its size and density in certain areas, it can be moved from place to place with relative ease because of its vast variety of means of transportation, ranging from regular taxis and Tuk-Tuk tuk-tuk, motorbike taxis, Skytrain, MRT, boats on the river Great Chao Phraya, boats in the Saen Saep water canal.
Bangkok is known as the shopping capital of Asia, the wide range of shopping malls spread throughout the city and the colorful shopping experience has earned it a reputation for mandatory activities during the holiday in Thailand. Recommended malls in Bangkok are:
Mbk, Siam Paragon, Central World, Siam Center, Pantip Plaza, Fortune Town, Terminal 21 Terminal, Platinum Fahion Mall, Emporium, Gaysorn, Most of the malls we set up are active every day 10: 00-22: 00.
And of course, how can it be without the markets?
So there are the weekend market Chatuchak Weekend Market, Patpong Night Market Marke Night Market Asiatique Night Bazar, Flower Market Pak Khlong Talat Flower Market, Chinatown Market, Pratunam Market, Market Victory Point, the floating market "Slowly From a Day." Talat Nam Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market.
Finding a hotel in Bangkok is a relatively simple challenge, since the city offers a great deal of hotels at all levels, from small hotels and guest houses designed for backpackers to luxury hotels of the best in the world at attractive prices. So it all depends on your budget and what area you want to stay in. It is important to note that each region has advantages and disadvantages, so I will mention three good areas. Siam-City Center and Pratunam, where the major shopping centers are located in the heart of Bangkok's major shopping malls. Close to Skytrain stations and also to train and airport. Area Nana Street Sukhumvit is located in the city center. Bangkok's main nightlife takes place in this area.
Quasan Street - backpackers' area. This is the backpackers' area of Bangkok, a tourist area in itself and its attraction. There are many cheap hotels and hostels, lots of restaurants, a very happy atmosphere.