AirBnB review: Staying in a Bangkok apartment for $18 a night

Accommodation: AirBnB Studio Apartment – Bangkok. Address: Petchaburi, Bangkok, Thailand. I had a couple of weeks in Bangkok which gave me the chance to try out AirBnB for the first time. I was already in Bangkok staying in a hotel, so just before booking a new place to stay I thought I should give AirBnB […]

Bangkok Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Thailand > Bangkok Travel Guide Bangkok Blog Posts Bang Sue Grand Station construction update – The future central station of Bangkok View Bangkok from the King Power MahaNakhon Tower – While it’s no longer the tallest tower in Bangkok, it offers one of the best views. The re-emergence of Bangkok Chinatown – […]

Hotel Review: Atrium Bangkok

Hotel Name: Atrium Bangkok Address: 1880 New Petchaburi Road, Bangkok – Thailand. [I stayed as a guest of Atrium Bangkok, which has since been rebranded to the AVANI Atrium Bangkok.] I have passed the Atrium Bangkok many times in my travels in Bangkok, usually from the express canal boat which passes by. The hotel is […]

Hotel Review: Nantra De Comfort Hotel, Bangkok – Thailand

Hotel Name: Nantra De Comfort Hotel. Address: 125/4-7 Sukhumvit 55, Thonglor, Bangkok, Thailand. I stayed at Nantra De Comfort Hotel booked via Agoda. I picked this hotel primarily for it’s location on Thonglor (Sukhumvit 55), which was close to a conference I was attending. Thonglor is a great area anyway and I like staying in […]

Guesthouse Review: Pink Guest House, Bangkok – The cheapest hotel on Sukhumvit

Hotel Name: Pink Guest House Address: 2/7 Sukhumvit 53, Bangkok – Thailand On my last visit to Bangkok I stayed at what might be the cheapest hotel on Sukhumvit. Technically it isn’t possible to say that anywhere is the cheapest place due to the nature of hotel booking sites that offer steep discounts at various […]

Flight Review: Cambodia Angkor Air – Bangkok (BKK) to Phnom Penh (PNH)

Flight: Cambodia Angkor Air K6 721 From: Bangkok (BKK) To: Phnom Penh (PNH) [Cambodia Angkor Air at Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok (BKK)] I flew with Cambodia Angkor Air from Bangkok, Thailand to Phnom Penh, Cambodia. This was a last minute flight and originally I was going to get the bus, but the thought of the Thailand-Cambodia […]

Hotel Review: Park Plaza Sukhumvit Hotel, Bangkok – Centrally located near Asoke BTS

Hotel Name: Park Plaza Sukhumvit Hotel Address: 16 Ratchadapisek Road, BTS Asoke Station Sukhumvit, Bangkok, Thailand. I stayed at the Park Plaza Sukhumvit Hotel as a guest of Club Carlson, who I was working with on their Global Travelers campaign. The hotel is located a few minutes walk from the Asok BTS station on Sukhumvit, […]

Revisiting Bangkok

When a man is tired of Bangkok, he is tired of life Bangkok was the third city in my seven city tour of Asia with Club Carlson. Being based in Southeast Asia I pass through Bangkok a few times a year, either as a transit hub or for business/travel meet ups. It’s a city I […]

Where I’m At: May, 2013 – Bangkok

I arrived in Bangkok last July with a plan to be here for three months before heading back to London. During that time I ended up going to Ho Chi Minh City instead, where I spent five of the last nine months. It seems that Saigon is putting in a good case for being a […]

Cafes in Bangkok to work from

Last updated 16 October, 2015 Bangkok Cafes Map Bangkok Cafes Map Bangkok Cafes Cafe Locations Sukhumvit – Along Sukhumvit Rd from Ploen Chit Siam/Chit Lom – Sound Siam, Chit Lom, Ratchadamri, National Stadium, and Ratchathewi. Phaya Thai – Along Sukhumvit line from Phaya Thai to Ari. Silom/Sathorn Chinatown Old Town – Khao San Rd […]