How to Get to Asiatique The Riverfront in Bangkok (2022)

Along the Chao Phraya river beside Wat Rat Singkhon sits Asiatique The Riverfront, a large outdoor community area for shopping, dining, and entertainment.  Opened in April 2012, Asiatique consists of more than 1000 shops and 30 restaurants housed in renovated warehouses along the longest promenade in Thailand.  The buildings resemble colonial-style architecture because, during the … Read more

How is Bangkok Compared to Other Major Cities

Have you ever wondered how the Thai capital Bangkok compares with other major cities around the world? I researched the similarities and differences to see how Bangkok holds up. City Population Size Bangkok 10+ million 1,569 km² New York 8.3+ million 783.8 km² London 8.9 million 1,572 km² Seattle 740+ thousand 217 km² Singapore 5.6+ … Read more

What is Bangkok Really Like? An Expats Prospective

Welcome to Bangkok, one of the most densely populated cities in the world, but what is Bangkok like to visit or live? Bangkok is a cosmopolitan metropolis with bad traffic, heatwaves, and lots to experience. It has a unique charm that attracts explorers from around the globe who come to sample its many wonders. Transportation … Read more

What To Do in Bangkok in The Morning

They say Bangkok is the city that never sleeps so what activities can you do in the early morning? Most attractions, restaurants, and malls in Bangkok are not open until 10 am although there is still plenty to do before the city comes alive. Morning activities and attractions in Bangkok Looking for other activities and … Read more