Alex L's Bangkok, Thailand
12 Reviews |
Chatuchak Weekend Market
Kampaengphet 3 Road
First of all - getting there. The easiest way is by using the metro to Kamphaeng Phet. Do not go on ...
Rama 4 Road
Great place to relax when the inevitable throb and pollution from dense traffic begins to be oppress...
Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute)
1871 Rama IV Road
Set up for tourists, and visits by Thai school children. However, even if you are a reptile expert, ...
Krung Kasem Sri Krung Hotel
1860 Krung Kasem Road
I have been staying at this hotel most years since 1986! Overall, it has seemed to change little in ...
Why do backpackers eat this crap when Bangkok is packed out with fantastic food at dirt cheap prices...
Chao Phraya River
Surprisingly deep, with huge shoals of catfish, longtail taxis, and local ferries (the best transpor...
The Golden Mount (Wat Saket)
344 Chakkraphat Diphong Road
A 50 baht taxi ride from anywhere downtown or on the riverside. Completely different to the other te...
Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit)
661 Chaoren Krung Road
The Buddha itself is quite extraordinary, although I am not convinced that it is a solid mass of gol...
Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew)
Na Phra Lan Road
The same comments apply as for the Kings Palace - it is in the grounds. The most holy site in Thaila...