Tips about this Place
Bangkok is known for Thai cuisine but also offers many possibilities for gourmet dining, making your choice for what to eat even more exciting!
Shopping in Bangkok includes almost everything you are looking for: from luxury items and high-end fashion in huge shopping malls, to bargains and traditional items in local markets.
Bangkok is known for having more than enough shopping malls, but the most popular malls to do your shopping are Siam Paragon, CentralWorld, MBK, EmQuatier and Siam Discovery.
It is very common to bargain with traders in every kind of market in Bangkok. For anything you want to buy, don't by shy to ask for a discount; it is part of the local culture!
In Bangkok, you will find many luxury hotels with gastronomy restaurants that employ Michelin-affiliated chefs and offer dishes from local and international cuisines.
Bangkok Street food is what makes up the local food tradition. Bangkok is packed with street stalls that offer food which is usually served in plastic plates.
Most of the street dishes are secret family recipes that are handed down through generations. What makes street food differ is the extremely reasonable prices & the excellent quality of the food!
Bangkok offers local and international cuisine, in plenty of restaurants with gourmet dishes all around the city. However, do not miss to try a local delicacy at a food stall.
To explore the cultural heritage of Thailand and especially of the city of Bangkok, do not miss to take a day tour. Choose from sightseeing to gastronomy tours, and live Bangkok at its best!
In the floating markets, the colorful boats are packed with tropical fruits and vegetables. At the same time, traditional food is cooked right on the boat, inviting you try new, exotic tastes!
The best locations in Bangkok to find excellent street food are Chinatown, Bang Rak area, Old City of Bangkok, Sukhumvit Soi 38 and Khao San Road.
Articles about this Place
Everything you should know about the Floating Markets in Bangkok
The history behind the impressive floating markets in Bangkok, Thailand! Also, the best of the markets that you should visit and some tips. You have definitely seen a floating…Read More
Check the story behind the Grand Palace & Emerald Buddha Temple!
Read all about the history of Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand, and how the famous Emerald Buddha Image ended up in its Temple of this royal building! When visiting Thailand,…Read More
Damnoen Saduak, one of the most popular floating markets in Bangkok!
Bangkok was once called the Venice of Asia and floating markets used to be part of the everyday life. Many people gathered at these markets to buy or sell their products on boats.…Read More