Category Archive: Bangkok

June 24, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , ,

Top Places To Go Shopping in Bangkok By BTS

Top Places To Go Shopping in Bangkok By BTS

Let’s Go Shopping! From maze-like markets to mega malls, Bangkok is every shopaholic’s paradise. However, navigating the busy roads and the unpredictable traffic can get overwhelming. So we’ve scouted the city’s top shopping spots accessible via the Bangkok Mass Transit System (also known as the BTS or Skytrain) to make your life a whole lot easier and, more importantly, […]

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June 17, 2015   /   by Laura Rand   /   ,

Tips for Surviving the Rainy Season in Bangkok

Tips for Surviving the Rainy Season in Bangkok

Don’t let the rain dampen your holiday – or spirits! For those who are planning to travel to Bangkok but are not sure whether the rainy season would dampen their holiday, you don’t need to worry – Bangkok is an eternally sunny place whether you’re here during the hot summers, the breezy winters, or the […]

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June 15, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , , ,

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Mo Chit

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Mo Chit

From maze-like markets to mammoth malls, Bangkok is every shopaholic’s paradise. With everything available from quaint, local sea shell key-chain souvenirs to world-class designer goods, here’s an easy guide to navigating Bangkok’s immense city-centre shopping terrain on the Bangkok Mass Transit System (more commonly known as the BTS or Skytrain). You might not be able […]

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May 19, 2015   /   by Laura Rand   /   , , ,

Top 5 Cafés To Visit in Bangkok

Top 5 Cafés To Visit in Bangkok

With a trip to Bangkok you’ll experience everything from dining at rooftop venues to shopping at wholesale markets, but what you really can’t miss are some of the city’s trendiest cafés. Take a break from the city hustle, be a local and enjoy a relaxing break in one of our personally tried and recommended  Top 5 Cafés To […]

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May 8, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , ,

#DiscoverAmari: The Grand Palace and Wat Arun Bangkok, Thailand

#DiscoverAmari: The Grand Palace and Wat Arun Bangkok, Thailand

Team #DiscoverAmari spent a sunny Sunday morning exploring Bangkok’s historical royal landmark the Grand Palace complex and the impressive Wat Arun temple just across the river from the complex. Located just 30 minutes from the Amari Watergate Bangkok hotel, it’s a great way to spend half a day getting a glimpse into Thailand’s rich cultural […]

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April 15, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , , , ,

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Ratchathewi

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Ratchathewi

From maze-like markets to mammoth malls, Bangkok is every shopaholic’s paradise. With everything available from quaint, local sea shell key-chain souvenirs to world-class designer goods, here’s an easy guide to navigating Bangkok’s immense city-centre shopping terrain on the Bangkok Mass Transit System (more commonly known as the BTS or Skytrain). You might not be able […]

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March 16, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , ,

Gaggan Restaurant, Bangkok is No.1 in Asia

Gaggan Restaurant, Bangkok is No.1 in Asia

Recommended by Destination Amari as a must-visit in Bangkok, progressive Indian restaurant Gaggan was recently revealed as No.1 in Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2015 list sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna. The list was unveiled at a star-studded ceremony at The Capella Hotel, Singapore on Monday, 9 March 2015. Watch the video below to catch the highlights of the […]

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February 13, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , , , ,

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Phrom Phong

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Phrom Phong

From maze-like markets to mammoth malls, Bangkok is every shopaholic’s paradise. With everything available from quaint, local sea shell key-chain souvenirs to world-class designer goods, here’s an easy guide to navigating Bangkok’s immense city-centre shopping terrain on the Bangkok Mass Transit System (more commonly known as the BTS or Skytrain). You might not be able […]

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February 4, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , , , ,

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Asok

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Asok

From maze-like markets to mammoth malls, Bangkok is every shopaholic’s paradise. With everything available from quaint, local sea shell key-chain souvenirs to world-class designer goods, here’s an easy guide to navigating Bangkok’s immense city-centre shopping terrain on the Bangkok Mass Transit System (more commonly known as the BTS or Skytrain). You might not be able […]

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January 28, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , , ,

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Chitlom

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Chitlom

From maze-like markets to mammoth malls, Bangkok is every shopaholic’s paradise. With everything available from quaint, local sea shell key-chain souvenirs to world-class designer goods, here’s an easy guide to navigating Bangkok’s immense city-centre shopping terrain on the Bangkok Mass Transit System (more commonly known as the BTS or Skytrain). You might not be able […]

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January 23, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , , ,

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Siam

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok By BTS Skytrain: Siam

From maze-like markets to mammoth malls, Bangkok is every shopaholic’s paradise. With everything available from quaint, local sea shell key-chain souvenirs to world-class designer goods, here’s an easy guide to navigating Bangkok’s immense city-centre shopping terrain on the Bangkok Mass Transit System (more commonly known as the BTS or Skytrain). You might not be able […]

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November 28, 2014   /   by Barbara Woolsey   /   , , , , , , , , ,

Hip Hip Hooray: Bangkok Art Galleries Guide

Hip Hip Hooray: Bangkok Art Galleries Guide

Believe it or not, Bangkok’s arts scene has never been more dynamite. In recent years, the Thai capital has mushroomed over with new galleries, studios and creative spaces and lately, there seems to be gatherings and new exhibition openings on a weekly basis. So far these happenings are a well-kept secret by Bangkok’s in-the-know locals, […]

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September 12, 2014   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , ,

Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 2: Gram – Thong Lor

Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 2: Gram – Thong Lor

Breakfast in Bangkok: Gram – Thong Lor This is Part 2 in my series of posts covering the Best Breakfasts in Bangkok. Here’s the link to the first post in case you missed it: Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 1: Dean & Deluca – Central Embassy. Today’s article covers Gram, a breakfast and brunch joint that serves all … […]

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August 28, 2014   /   by Diana Edelman   /   , , , , , ,

Forget Pad Thai! 5 Must Try Thai Eats

Forget Pad Thai! 5 Must Try Thai Eats

Sure, pad thai is a staple dish of Thailand. And, yes, perhaps it is the most well-known Thai dish outside of the country, too. But … when visiting Thailand, a delicious abundance of options lie in wait, ready to treat those taste buds to never-before-tried flavor combinations. While the cuisine differs from the north to […]

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August 14, 2014   /   by Barbara Woolsey   /   , , , , ,

The Best Burgers in Bangkok

The Best Burgers in Bangkok

Believe it or not, Bangkok’s got a serious obsession over patties and buns. In only the last couple years, the city’s become more perfectly covered in gourmet burger joints than a slice of Swiss cheese on sirloin. There is a burger for every appetite, craving or mood in this meaty paradise – so where exactly […]

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August 1, 2014   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , ,

Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 1: Dean & Deluca – Central Embassy

Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 1: Dean & Deluca – Central Embassy

Breakfast in Bangkok, a sometimes frustrating affair Being British (well, partly!) and having predominantly lived in the Western hemisphere, my breakfasts traditionally consisted of sausages, eggs and bacon. Depending on where in the West you’re from, a brekky could also come packed with a mix of any of the following: baked beans, toast, sautéed mushrooms, hash browns, and […]

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