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Bangkok, Bangkok Travel Guide, Bangkok Thailand

Being the heart of Thailand and one of the most famous attractions in the world, Bangkok is the very first impression when you put steps to this Asian country. Bangkok is where the traditional and modern values all come together. There are many Buddhist pagodas and temples, also floating markets, and even Thailand Muay competitions for you to experience.

Quick Facts:

  • Location: Central Thailand
  • Area: 605.693 sq mil
  • Population: 8,280,925 (2010)

The ancient city of Bangkok has many holy sites to explore including Royal Palace, Wat Phra Kaew, Wat Pho, Giant Wing, Sanam Luang or National Museum.

The Siam Square is a big shopping center, called as “the Time Square of Bangkok”. This is the place where famous brands of Siam Paragon, Central World or MBK Center dominate. Apart from that, Siam Square is also a religious center, where many cultures meet and “shock culture” occurs.

The Chatuchack Park Complex is one of the best attractions in Bangkok, including three small parks of Chatuchak, Queen Sirkit, Wachirabenchathat and Phahonyothin street. You will go exploring botanical gardens, vegetation stalls, lakes or pools. Do not miss the chance to visit Railroad museum and Buddhist Park.

Khaosan cruise. Houses built in the traditional way lying close to European-style ones, decorated with Road is a meeting place of travelers from all around the world. This is considered as a shopping paradise for those who are looking for budget goods of bags, shoes, watches, CDs, clothes, etc. Khaosan also offers chains of restaurant, bar, dance club, hotel, etc which is easy for you to find any option.

Right in the center of Bangkok, still, there are some rustic canals such as Noi canal – an ideal destination for some floating markets, making up a fascinating sight to please your eyes.

Bangkok, moreover, is well-known as the World Gem Collection in the area of Southeast Asia. It is your great choice to admire priceless jewels in various styles which were made delicately.

Just spend some few days in Bangkok to experience and you will finally figure it out things are best here, and admire how much amazing this Asian country is!

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