Bangkok, also known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, is the capital city of Thailand. It is located in Choa Praya river, one of the most important rivers in Southeast Asia. The metropolis is well-known for its ornate shrines, Buddhist temples, riverside life, floating markets, vibrant nightlife, street food and so much more. As being the political, economic, cultural, culinary, and spiritual capital of country, Bangkok features the great harmonization between old-world charm and modern city. You can take the city’s skytrain or subway transportation to heart of the city and get to see fabulous urban modernization, or you can ride on a long-tail speedboat or a Choa Praya ferry to explore riverside life, opulent Grand Palace and several sacred Emerald Buddha temples along the river.
Below is the list of sights highly recommended to check out in Bangkok.
Royal Palace and Temple of Emerald Gold Buddharead more
Temple of Dawn by Chao Praya riverread more
Temple of Reclining Buddharead more
Traditional Thai teak house and traditional art collectionread more
Temple of Golden Buddharead more
Magnificent Mural Paintingsread more
The Golden Mount or ‘Phu Khao Thong’read more
One of the largest Southeast Asia’s outdoor marketread more
Play + Learn = Joyouslyread more
The main branch museum of the National Museums in Thailandread more
Night Marketread more