Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and one of the most glorious cities in South East Asia. If there is a City of Angels in South East Asia, this is it. Did you know that Thailand attracts more tourists than any other city in the world? In Bangkok, the new co-exists with the past in happy matrimony. Bangkok’s new, gleaming skyscrapers complement the city’s old world buildings spectacularly.

The city has a large number of attractions to satisfy people of all age groups. Between riding a Tuk Tuk through the night, eating tasty street food, visiting ancient temples, shopping in Chatuchak and watching Thai boxing matches, you won’t have a dull moment in your entire trip.

Exploring Bangkok

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Bangkok is home to a number of attractions. Places such as the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, Wat Pho, Wat Arun (Temple of the Dawn), China Town, Siam Ocean World, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, Bangkok Snake Farm and Safari World are very popular among tourists.

Bangkok’s Cuisine

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Bangkok is a world city which means apart from exquisite Thai food, the city also offers cuisines from around the world. Thai food is not as spicy as South Asian food but it may still be too much for a western palate.

Activities in Bangkok

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Bangkok is well known for its nightlife. A large number of nightclubs as well as bars have sprung up in the city to cater to its burgeoning foreign tourist arrivals all year round. Clubs like Bed Supperclub, Route 66, The Dubliner, The Londoner, House of Beers, Viva & Aviv, Iron Fairies, Ba Da Bing Bar are popular with foreign tourists.