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The 17 best things to do in Bangkok, from street food feasts to monastery magic

14 min readPublished Jun 9, 2022

From tantalizing street food and golden Buddhas to buzzing markets and the backpacker frenzy of Khao San Road, here are the best things to do in Bangkok.

BANGKOK - THAILAND ; View from the Vertigo and Moon Bar - Banyan Tree Hotel on 3 december 2011.This bar is 61 floors above the bustling streets of Bangkok, overlooking a magnificent cityscape.
Family holidays

The best things to do with kids in Bangkok, from Buddhas to boat rides

12 min readPublished Jun 8, 2022

From magnificent museums to thrilling theme parks via some fun-filled túk-túk rides, there are plenty of ways to enjoy Bangkok with children in tow.

Thailand, Bangkok, portrait of smiling father and daughter on Khao San Road.
Food and drink

Bangkok's 12 best dishes: a bite-sized guide to Thai cuisine in the capital

5 min readPublished Dec 29, 2021

This guide to the best dishes in Bangkok can help you eat your way through the wonderful flavors of Thailand's diverse cuisine.

Asian family enjoy eating food on street food restaurant with crowd of people at Yaowarat road, Bangkok
Road trips

The best day trips to escape Bangkok's winter crowds

8 min readPublished Dec 16, 2021

Bangkok is big, bold, brilliant and sometimes overwhelming. If you need a break from the traffic and tuk-tuks, here are the best day trips from Bangkok.

A woman cycling through the ruins of Ayuthaya
Travel on a budget

25 free things to do in Bangkok to get more bang for your baht

11 min readPublished Sep 22, 2021

Visiting Bangkok on a budget? From museums and markets to meditation classes, these are the very best things to do in the city for free.

Iconic Wat Arun bangkok