Three Sixty Rooftop Lounge at Millennium Hilton Bangkok

ThreeSixty Rooftop Bar at Millennium Hilton Bangkok

A great rooftop bar by Bangkok riverside [toc] The Three Sixty Rooftop Lounge at Millennium Hilton Bangkok is a superb but rather under-appreciated rooftop bar. This might be because seen for far, the bar seems to be inside an indoor panoramic cupola. This indoor bar has indeed fantastic views as it seems to hang high above the busy Chao Phraya river, but it would not qualify as a rooftop if

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Wat Pho – Temple of the reclining Buddha in Bangkok

Wat Pho Bangkok

The Temple of the reclining Buddha [toc] Wat Pho, the temple of the reclining Buddha, is such an iconic landmark of Bangkok it is on everyone's list of places to visit even on a short trip. Also known as 'the Temple of the reclining Buddha' it is the sanctuary of one of the world's largest Buddha statue, and more than a thousand images. It is also one of the oldest

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Red Sky Rooftop Bar and Restaurant Bangkok

Red Sky Rooftop Restaurant and Bar in Bangkok

Red Sky Rooftop at Centara Grand [toc] Red Sky Rooftop on the 55th floor of the Centara Grand in Bangkok is an upmarket restaurant and bar with relatively better prices when compared to Sky Bar Rooftop or Vertigo at Banyan Tree. The name is wisely chosen if you get one of those amazing sunsets. Of course, some days it rains or some days the sky is not very red, but

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CRU Rooftop Bar Bangkok

CRU Rooftop Bar Bangkok

A luxury rooftop above Central World [toc] CRU Rooftop Bar is the most exclusive rooftop in Bangkok right now (pronounce it 'cru', not C.R.U) meaning a vineyard of recognized quality in France. The location is well-known since it is just 3 floors above Red Sky Bar on the 55th Floor of Centralworld shopping mall. CRU Rooftop wants to be the place for the Hi-So and Bangkok Elite people, serving mostly

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Hi-So Rooftop Bar at So Sofitel Bangkok

Hi-So Rooftop Bar at So Sofitel Bangkok

Hi-So Rooftop Bar at So Sofitel [toc] When Hi-So rooftop bar at So Sofitel Bangkok opened, we thought this was just another luxury hotel, so how great can it be? Sathorn Road is nice and even posh, but it mostly looks like a large avenue lined with tall and shiny skyscrapers and a growing collection of luxury hotels (think Banyan Tree, Sukhothai Hotel, W Hotel and the likes) But well,

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Chatuchak Market Bangkok

Chatuchak Market Bangkok

What to buy at Chatuchak Market? [toc] Chatuchak Market, one of Bangkok's landmarks, is on almost every tourist list of Must-Do in Bangkok. This is probably one of the largest markets in the worlds, a supposedly organized maze covering 27 acres, containing around 15,000 shops... it is simply humongous, monumental, gargantuan... but ultimately, it's fun. On your first visit, you probably will have no idea what you are about to

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Sky Bar Bangkok Rooftop at Lebua Hotel

Sky Bar Rooftop at Lebua Bangkok

Sky Bar Bangkok [toc] Sky Bar Bangkok at Lebua Hotel is without a doubt the most visited rooftop bar in the city. It was already famous since the opening for a unique location near the Chao Phraya river, a staggering 62 floors height and mostly for its iconic golden dome. After being featured in the Hangover II movie, it suddenly became a must on every traveller's list. Sky bar stands

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Vertigo Rooftop Bar at Banyan Tree Bangkok

Vertigo Banyan Tree Bangkok

Vertigo Rooftop Bar [toc] Vertigo Rooftop Bar and Moon Bar are among the best rooftops in Bangkok, on the 61st floor of the famous Banyan Tree Hotel on Sathorn Road, a tall and skinny looking building. Vertigo is the restaurant where you can have a dinner with some pretty amazing views but most people just like to hang in the comfortable chairs and sofas of the bar, for a sunset

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Mahanakhon SkyWalk – The Highest Rooftop in Bangkok!

Mahanakorn Skywalk Rooftop Bar in Bangkok

How to get to Mahanakhon SkyWalk? [toc] Mahanakhon SkyWalk in Silom is without a doubt the most thrilling experience you can get in Bangkok these days. It’s quite expensive, but the views from this 360˙open space at the top of the tallest tower in Thailand somehow justify the price. Built on the 78th floor of the iconic Mahanakhon pixelated building, this long-awaited rooftop bar offers an impressive viewpoint on the

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The Grand Palace in Bangkok and Wat Phra Kaew

Bangkok Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew

Bangkok Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew [toc] The Grand Palace in Bangkok and Wat Phra Kaew (or Wat Pra Kaew) is without a doubt, the most famous landmark in Thailand and it is also seen in many movies. Despite being such a touristic icon, it is still the number one place to see while in Bangkok, a marvel of delicate and intricate craftwork, architecture, carving and painting. Wat Phra

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Andasi Underwater Restaurant at Aquaria Phuket

Andasi Underwater Restaurant at Aquaria Phuket

Dining with the fish [toc] Andasi Underwater Restaurant offers an unusual dining experience within Aquaria, the new giant aquarium of Central Floresta in Phuket Town. We decided to give it a try, and the experience was better than expected. The price tag is rather high, and the amount of tables available inside the 'tunnel' is very limited, so make sure you book well in advance. We previously visited and reviewed

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Jim Thompson House Museum Bangkok

Jim Thompson House Museum in Bangkok

Jim Thompson House Museum [toc] Jim Thompson House is one of Bangkok most famous attraction and a lot was written about the house history or how Jim Thompson mysteriously disappeared. Jim Thompson museum is a group of beautiful teak wood houses set in a green oasis right in the middle of Siam, near Siam Paragon and MBK. Somehow it's surprising to find such luxuriant garden just near one of Asia's

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13 Best Kids Clubs in Phuket

Happy Kids Club Phuket

Best place to have family fun in Phuket [toc] What are the best Best Kids Clubs in Phuket? Phuket has always been a great destination for families, especially with its growing number of family-friendly facilities and fun things for kids to do around the island. Several kids’ clubs both at hotels and at independent locations offer a colourful fun-filled retreat for children in Phuket. Phuket Kids’ Clubs generally have a

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11 Things Not to Do in Phuket

Protected Wildlife Photography

Things Not to Do in Phuket [toc] Just like in any country, there are few customs everyone should respect and a few things you should not do in Phuket. Some are petty and casual; some are serious and could lead to real trouble. If you are familiar with Thailand, you probably know and respect those rules, even the untold ones. Many of them seem so obvious and common sense; we

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Mookata Buffet Restaurants

Mookata Buffet in Phuket

What is Mookata? [toc] Mookata or Mu Kratha is an extremely popular and cheap buffet found all around Thailand. Here, you pick and cook yourself some raw ingredients displayed on a buffet-style at a very low fixed price. If you are travelling to Phuket on a budget and want to experience the real Thai daily lifestyle, then you should try it at least once. It’s fun, cheap and actually quite

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Loy Krathong Festival 2019 in Phuket – November 11, 2019

Loy Krathong in Phuket

What is Loy Krathong Festival [toc] Loy Krathong is a significant festival occurring every year in Thailand; it is even popular in surrounding countries. It is celebrated on the evening of the full moon of the 12th month in the traditional Thai lunar calendar, which is Monday, November 11, 2019. On this night, everyone goes to the closest river, lake, beach or even swimming pool to release a floating offering,

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23 Best (VERY) Local Thai Restaurants in Phuket (updated)

Best Thai Restaurants in Phuket

Phuket Real Local Restaurants [toc] Beware! This page is not the trendy section of Phuket Restaurants! It's all about local food and only local food! Here are some of the most popular (very) local Thai restaurants in Phuket. They are not fancy, and all are cheap: they don't care about the decor, and they sometimes forget to smile, it's all about efficiency and great taste! Some of them might appear

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8 Best Thai Restaurants in Phuket Town

Thai restaurant in a heritage house in Phuket Town

Enjoy Real Thai food in Old Phuket Town [toc] Enjoying local Thai food in the old Phuket town after a day of exploration is an experience no one should miss. Fortunately, there are plenty to choose from, some are fancy, some are cheap, and some are in amazingly beautiful heritage houses. Here, we only list the restaurants serving real Thai food. Some of them serve some excellent Phuket specialities you

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