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Visiting Bangkok is for the first time is a sensory overload of massive proportions. The whole city seems to try to grab your attention at every available moment, from the street hawkers to the eye-catching temples, the modern skyscrapers to the painted longtail boats zipping up and down the river.


Latest Overview Articles

National public holidays of Thailand in 2014

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2014

In Thailand, national holidays that fall on a weekend are generally taken as holidays on the following Monday. Chinese New Year (the new Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival) in February is not an official holiday.... read more.

One Night in Bangkok

Last Updated: 10 Feb 2012

The famous Murray Head track 'One Night in Bangkok' defines a view of Bangkok, Thailand. The often quoted refrain 'One Night in Bangkok makes a hard man humble' and 'I can feel a devil walking next to me' focuses on the contrast between the elegant culture of Bangkok and the image of Thailand and the seedy side... read more.

Bangkok - Tuk Tuks

Bangkok Overview and Guide

Last Updated: 08 Mar 2008

Bangkok comes across as an exquisite mix of the traditions of the East with the modern lifestyle and amenities of the West. Rather there are two faces of Bangkok; one is the frenetic and hassled metropolis while the other takes you through the rich and vibrant pages of history. Bangkok pres... read more.

Family Fun in Bangkok

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

Bangkok offers a large number of theme parks and zoos for great family fun. A selection of the best ones are listed in this article.... read more.

Quick Facts About Bangkok

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

Bangkok is the capital of Thailand, and major economic and financial hub of South East Asia. The sheer wealth and variety of cultural sites have earned the city its place as one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.... read more.

Top Ten Romantic Experiences

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

Bangkok is truly the city of romance. No where in the East will you find such a haven for romantic interlude as you will in this exotic South Asian city. Some of the best romantic experiences in Bangkok can be found at the following:... read more.

Cheap Day Trips in Bangkok

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

Vacations have a way of emptying your bank account; this is why many people look for cheap day trips within the city they are visiting. When you are vacationing in Bangkok, Thailand, there are many cheap day trips that you can go on, all of which will give you a variety of experiences. For the most part, many... read more.

How to Prepare for Bangkok Day Trips

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

When you are traveling to a city that is as elegant and interesting as Bangkok, Thailand, there is one thing that you will do a lot of, and that is day trips. Day trip preparation is very important because you don't want to be in the middle of a trip and realize that you didn't bring something that you should ... read more.

Safety Tips for Vacationing in Bangkok

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

When you are visiting Bangkok, Thailand, like any foreign countries, you must make sure that you are prepared for a completely different environment. Most individuals when they travel to a different country find that safety tips range from location to location. And when you are visiting such a demanding locat... read more.

Safety tips

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

Bangkok, Thailand is a beautiful city. Full of rich, ancient history, fabulous food and historic sites. Like any city, however, you should take certain precautions. Many Westerners, not familiar with the city, fail to observe simple safety tips during their holiday in Bangkok. To make the most of your Thail... read more.

Safety in Bangkok

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

Your safety in Bangkok should in the front of your mind at all time while staying in Bangkok. Despite how warm and friendly the locals are when it comes to embracing tourists; you should still use all safety measures that you would anywhere else. Bangkok the capital of Thailand and as such is large filled with ... read more.

Bangkok Travel Tips for Parents

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

Bangkok is a great place to visit, and despite the rather raunchy nightlife reputation, is a great place to take kids. Kids will delight in all the activities Bangkok has to offer and marvel at all the beauty. There are endless possibilities for family fun in Bangkok but there are a few things you should rememb... read more.

Bangkok budget travel

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

If you are looking for an inexpensive place to vacation, Bangkok is a great destination. Bangkok is a great place to go for budget travel as almost everything such as food, lodging, and transportation is very inexpensive and will fit in with your budget travel plan.... read more.

Bangkok safety tips

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008

Thailand is generally a safe place to visit, but there are some safety tips you should consider before traveling there. Many people are concerned about water and food safety, crime, and traveling with children. You can rest assured that your trip to Bangkok will be a safe one, if you follow these simple safety ... read more.