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Sunrise at Bangkok’s Pratunam Market

Sunrise at Bangkok’s Pratunam Market

Central Bangkok has dodged flooding and life is getting back to normal. The sun shines through pink coverings as market vendors set up for the day in Bangkok’s bustling Pratunam market just outside the Amari Watergate Bangkok. All of our central Bangkok properties are open and the highway from Suvarnabhumi International Airport is clear. Leave a […]

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Thailand Floods – Central Bangkok Back to Normal

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Thailand Floods – Central Bangkok Back to Normal

Central Bangkok is back to normal and the threat of flooding has passed. Life is moving along in vibrant Pratunam. We would like to extend our sincere and heartfelt condolences to all of the flood victims. We’ve been working with charities in Thailand to do what we can to help and we will report back […]

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British FCO Declares Bangkok Safe

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British FCO Declares Bangkok Safe

The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office has declared Bangkok safe according to a recent report. The FCO said on their website: “We now assess that the risk of floods affecting central Bangkok is reducing, though a small risk remains that some of the floodwater affecting the suburbs to the north, east and west of Bangkok could […]

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Getting Around Bangkok – BTS Skytrain for Newbies

Getting Around Bangkok – BTS Skytrain for Newbies

Bangkok is notorious for its congestion. Here are some tips to help you navigate this city effectively from the Amari Watergate Bangkok. BTS Chit Lom station is approximately a 10 – 15 minute walk from the Amari Watergate. Cross Petchburi Road (in front of the Amari Watergate), proceed over the foot bridge with Central World on […]

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Bangkok’s coolest new hangout – Cascade

Bangkok’s coolest new hangout – Cascade

Look no further than the Amari Watergate Bangkok for a little European café style ambience at the chic new dining venue – Cascade. An ideal chill spot in the evening – Cascade is a superb place to kick back with a cold beverage and watch the world go by. With big comfy outdoor seating on a raised […]

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Taxis in Bangkok – 10 Key Thing to Remember

Taxis in Bangkok – 10 Key Thing to Remember

Metered Taxis in Bangkok are a comfortable way to get around town – but there are some key things to remember. Key Things to Remember: If the driver claims that your destination is closed, doesn’t know where it is, or tries to take you elsewhere, just get out of the taxi All taxis are metered […]

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