Top 10 Things To Do on Holiday in Bangkok

Bangkok is an ancient city in the heart of Thailand. It is the Capital of the country. According to sources, Bangkok has a population of over eight million, which is nearly 12 percent of the country’s population. It will not be wrong to say that Bangkok is becoming a world city. From fashion to style and dinning to recreation, it leads the world in almost every discipline.

However, what separates Bangkok from the likes of London, New York, Singapore and Rome is the art work. Sometimes, it appears to me that Bangkok is a place where elite class and up country migrants collide. Although the city has made huge advancements in the field of technology in recent times, it will always be known for its extra ordinary art work. Here in this article I will taking you through to the ten best tourist spots in the city. Here we go then.


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    Wat Suthat

    After landing at the Bangkok airport, you should consider hitting Wat Suthat without wasting any time. It is a vast temple compound, giving you a spiritual kind of feeling. Although it was never properly restored, the magnificent paintings in the temple were created to compete with the Italian Renaissance.

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    Patravadi Theatre

    The theatre was founded by one of the most reserved actresses of the country; Patravadi. Extra ordinary dancers and exciting young students arrange a dinner show of acrobatics and Thai drumming every night. You will not regret spending your hard earned cash on a place that will soak into your soul.

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    Or Tor Gor

    Right across the Chatuchak weekend market, this farmer’s market is an incredible place showcasing both the Thai sensibility and tropical abundance. Grilled prawns, coconut crab curry and green mangoes are some of the specialities of this market.

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    Art and Shopping

    The art activists in the City fought for decades before creating the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre. If you want to see more art, cross the sky bridge to the MBK Centre to buy product on discount rates.

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    Sukhumvit Soi 11

    Do you want to get away from the call girls and hookers of red light Nana neighbourhood? Consider hitting the Bed Supper Club and Manchester United Restaurant and Bar on Sukhumvit Soit 11.

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    You will find a variety of products on Sale in Chinatown including flowers, orchids and birds of paradise. So do not waste any time and pop into the China Town to buy gifts for your relatives and friends back home.

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    Bang Krajao

    For those who want to know how the ancient Bangkok looked like, visit Bang Krajaoa at the end of Narathiwas Road. Once you enter this area, you will not feel like going away from it.

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    Wat Po

    An otherworldly temple compound that showcases the combination of the ghostly and corporeal like nowhere else in the world. It is a wonderful place for those visiting the city with their families.

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    Loha Prasat and Pad Thai

    It is one of the most religious buildings in the city with concentric boxes like those found on Egyptian Tomb.

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    Silom Road's Sri Mariamman

    It is the oldest Hindu Temple in the city. Take some time out to see how Bangkok goes wild when it goes Hindu. The temple is bound to impress you at the first sight.

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