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Bangkok – Awesome Place For Shopping and Relaxation

Wat Arun in Bangkok

The Kingdom of Thailand draws more visitors than any country in Asia and that has been the case for over a decade now. The combination of natural beauty, inspiring temples, renowned hospitality, and beautiful people is an irresistible magnet for tourists from around the world.

Bangkok, Thailand
Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is really a magnificent place where you can spend an unforgettable vacation. The city offers all kinds of attractions and incredible landmarks to its visitors.

Glittering Buddhist temples, monks dressed in orange robes, smiling and friendly people, fine beaches with exotic palm trees, streets and restaurants full of people all day and night – this is Thailand, the land of smiles. Whether you want to lie on the beach and relax, enjoy the sunset and the exotic nature, visit ancient Buddhist temples, try Eastern cuisine, or wild nightlife – Bangkok is the right place for your dream vacation.

Thailand Temple Wat Benchamabophit, Bangkok, Thailand
Thailand Temple (Wat Benchamabophit), Bangkok, Thailand

It is warm during the whole year in Thailand, therefore you can visit the beautiful Asian flower whenever you got a chance. But the best time to visit Bangkok and take advantage of its all opportunities for a happy and relaxing time is between October and February. Then, there is not so much rain and the humidity is bearable. But you can be sure that the weather conditions just can’t stop you to have a good time and a lot of fun while you are in the City of Angels.

It is better if you start your experience in Bangkok for the ancient Buddhist temples. You can sign in for an organized tour of some of the most popular buildings in the city – the temples of Recumbent Buddha, Golden Buddha, and the Marble Temple. Such tours are really popular among tourists and they won’t cost you a lot. The price is different according to your hotel, but it is affordable for every budget.

Another place that you have to visit if you are single or with your friends is Nana Plaza. It is a famous spot in Bangkok with a huge concentration of restaurants and bars. Here, within a radius of 200 meters, you can find at least 50 indoor and outdoor bars and 1,000 baristas ready to satisfy all your desires. As it’s obvious, it is not the perfect spot to go with your kids, but it will be great if you are able just to feel its fantastic atmosphere and energy. Whether you want to talk to a girl or just to drink something with friends and watch the life flowing around you, you will surely be pleased at the end of the day.

Buddha relics at the Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon Temple
Buddha relics at the Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon Temple

A cruise on the Chao Phraya River and a pleasant walk in Chinatown will add additional spice to your vacation. Exploring the city by boat is an interesting experience you will not forget for sure. You will see the shabby houses next to ultramodern skyscrapers and majestic temples, something that will help you to understand life in Bangkok easier.

You can also visit the Grand Palace, the Floating Market, or one of the elephant farms nearby the city. There are really a lot of opportunities for a great holiday in Bangkok. Just check for cheap travel packages online or from your local travel agency and you will not regret choosing Thailand as your destination.

Check out our complete list of affordable hotels and resorts via Agoda or you may also see available Airbnb properties in the city.

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Written by Melo Villareal

Melo Villareal is the Online Publisher of He is an Accountant by profession who left the corporate world at the age of 23 to explore his beautiful country and the rest of the world. Today, Melo works as a part-time Social Media Manager for local and international clients. His full-time work focuses on discovering interesting culture, explore different cuisines and take memorable photos from local and international destinations he's visiting.

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