What does a person get in return for spending a week or two in Bangkok, Thailand? The short answer is pure bliss. This vibrant city offers so much to the intrepid traveler, ranging from the ancient treasures of Bangkok, the markets and bazaars to world-class accommodation, restaurants and bars. In addition, the city offers its visitors a taste of incredible food, one that is out of this world. No matter if one is planning a relaxing vacation or an adventurous one, Bangkok delivers.
The capital city of Thailand offers more than just a vacation spot. It has been called by many, “the best place to be to relax,” and “the most beautiful city in the world.” Millions of tourists visit Bangkok every year to experience the rich Thai culture and attractions.
As a result, Bangkok has become quite congested. To avoid this, it is best to make all plans well in advance. That way, hotel reservations and airline bookings can be done ahead of time. To avoid traffic snarls, plan your trip to be on a weekday instead of a weekend.
Bangkok, like any other big city, experiences immense traffic. However, if one is traveling with small children, it may be best to travel during off-peak hours. Trains are not as crowded as buses and the public transportation system is generally reliable. Another tip is to travel during non-peak periods if possible.
A large number of hotels can be found throughout Bangkok. However, it is better to book a room in advance to avoid last minute surprises. This will also give one time to explore all the sights and sounds of Bangkok. It would be even wiser to check Bangkok’s booking information to see when all the best hotels and resorts are being booked.
The taste of Thailand cannot be entirely explained in words. This flavorful blend of traditional and modern flavors cannot be described in mere words. To experience the full flavor of Thai food, it is best to sample the various restaurants and cuisines of the city. Be sure to visit a variety of eating houses before your trip. A taste of Thailand vacation is truly unforgettable.
While on your Thailand vacation, it would also be best to do some sightseeing. The country is truly gifted with some of the most famous landmarks in the world. Some of these landmarks include the Grand Palace, Wat Arun, Wat Khanon, The Royal palace, The National Gallery, Ratchabophit, Wat Phra Kaeo, Wat Arun Vong, The Golden temple, Sukhothai, Pratunam, and Sukhumvit. Other tourist spots in Bangkok include the Chatuchak weekend market, Tae Pae Park, Ratchaprasong, The Queen’s Gallery, and the stadium where the Bangkok marathon was held. There are many more tourist spots in Bangkok.
If one is looking for the perfect blend of Thai cuisine and Indian cuisine, then head to Patong beach in Phuket. Here, you will find the blend of these two incredible cuisine. Patong beach has become a popular hangout spot for both tourists and locals. The best thing about Patong beach is that it has a wide selection of places to eat ranging from seafood, Thai foods, Chinese food, and coffee shops. One can literally spend hours in this area.
Apart from eating at one of the many restaurants, visiting Phuket will be incomplete without at least visiting one of the many temples in the area. One of the most visited temple here is the Wat Chalong Buddhist Temple. With its impressive construction and interior design, the temple brings in a different kind of ambiance to the surrounding. You will get to see the eternal nature within the temple. In addition to this, the temple also houses a museum which is filled with relics and ancient documents from the Buddhist period of Thailand.
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