If you’re looking for the vim and vigor needed to make the most of your holiday, choose
Bangkok. Something really special about this city is its hospitality that manifests its unique
culture. Known as the “Venice of the East”, the cheerful city of Bangkok has something for
every taste. It offers some really enticing options for all kinds of visitors, including business
If you’re looking to relish the natural beauty of the city, the best option is to explore the lush
landscape of Khao Yai National Park. You get to see a variety of wildlife, ranging from exotic
birds to wild elephants and the Asiatic black bear. The 45-minute elephant ride at Pakchong
Creek is really exciting. No wonder, it is the most visited reserve in the entire country.
It is better to book air tickets in advance if you’re planning a visit during the peak season
– August to March. The major attractions are the Wats or temples, such as Jade Buddha,
Wat Arun, Wat Pho and Reclining Buddha. The Grand Palace, which houses religious art, is a
must-see place. Bangkok is famous for its markets and malls, and its Chatuchak market open
during the weekend is a great place for bargains.
The vibrant night markets, the finest cinemas, bowling alleys and karaoke are just a few
of the many entertainment options for visitors. Ferrying on the Chao Praya River gives a
glimpse of the thrilling nightlife, amidst shimmering temples, glowing skyscrapers and the
Kids looking for action can head for the city’s fun parks, and get on roller coasters or go for
water rides. They will also enjoy the cultural shows and puppet shows in the city. And for
teens, the famous Muay Thai Boxing at the Lumpini Stadium offers a world of excitement.
The hospitality of Bangkok can be well observed in its hotels and accommodations. The
Chatrium Hotel Riverside, a five-star accommodation, offers babysitting services, concierge
services and other facilities such as conference rooms for business visitors. Novotel Bangkok
Fenix Ploenchit is close to the BTS sky train, so you have ready access to shopping places.
Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa is excellent for relaxation, be it leisurely strolls,
golf courses, spa treatments or cooking classes.