Bangkok, the vibrant contemporary cosmopolitan capital of Thailand, appears on the top slot in list of touristy destinations in South East Asia. Bangkok is a picturesque city that charms and delights visitors with a complete package made of breathtaking scenic beauty, historical sites, monuments, structures, museums displaying specimens of traditional Thai art and culture, fabulous dining options, shopping havens and colorful nightlife offered by the roadside bars, pubs, discos and night clubs.
Culture & HistoryEdit
Bangkok is a city that has got ingredients for exciting and delighting all, from eight to 80. Being a city dominated by Buddhist population, the city of Bangkok is ornamented by many Buddhist temples, some of which are great spectacles for their artistic and architectural greatness. Wat Arun, the temple is the biggest specimen of traditional Thai art, craft and architecture and is a must visit spot. Built during the reign of Ram II, Wat Arun is not only a pilgrimage site dedicated to Sun God. The porcelain works on the spores and walls are worth watching. The structure is one of the biggest landmarks of Bangkok and looks stunning in the form of a silhouette during the sunset. If excitement is what you look for in a vacation, you simply cannot afford to miss Bangkok’s nightlife .
What to do When in Bangkok
You can enjoy shopping at the night markets on Sukhumvit, Khao San Road and Silom Road would surely attract you with their plethora of items that range from clothes to electronic items including pirated DVDs. If you fancy club culture, Bangkok will offer you endless options. Bed Supper Club, the Q Bar and the Sky Bar are hot favorites in Bangkok, in terms of clubs and bars. For a memorable dining experience you choose a restaurant on the picturesque bank of Chao Phraya River from a number of options.