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Museum of Siam – A Great Day Out

Museums in Bangkok

With the majestic gold and glittering glass temples and structures of Wat Pho, the Grand Palace, and other Old Town main points of interest nearby, the Museum of Siam is not an obvious tourist destination but as far as museums go can be considered as a bit of gem. Located on the 2.8 acre ground… Read more »

Flour Shoppe – Renowned Delicious Baked Goods

Flour Shop Bangkok

Following the success of the original four-year old branch in Central Ladprao, Flour Shoppe is a recent addition to the food court area at the department store’s Chidlom flagship. As the name suggests, they specialise in and are renowned for their delicious baked goods, which are now available in a more central location that readily… Read more »

Artbox – The Trendy Outdoor Market in Bangkok

Outdoor markets are an integral part of Thai life and practically every neighbourhood has some form of local institution to purchase food and goods from as well as being an informal social hub for vendors and customers alike that is buzzing with activity, sights, and sounds on a regular basis. Away from the most well… Read more »

This Weeks Top Dining Experience – Phaya Thai

Mexican Bangkok

Casa Azul 2/23 Phanon Yothin 7 (Soi Ari) Samsen Nai, Phaya Thai Bangkok 10400 Opening hours: Daily 5pm-12am Mexican cuisine has been one of the more popular food trends to emerge on the Bangkok dining scene in recent years, from long-established favourites to newer eateries springing up around town. With some core ingredients and… Read more »

Thai Public Holidays (What and When)

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When creating a schedule, it is important to know what public holidays might affect your plans and even alter then completely. When in Thailand, you should therefore know when public holidays will come up so that you are not caught by surprise. Knowing about them can also plan how you will celebrate them with your… Read more »

Understanding the Thai Postal System

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Thailand post was privatized in 2003, after being founded in 1883. The Thailand post, in addition to being the primary postal system in Thai, also handles financial services in addition to other telecommunications services. Thailand Post has over 3,000 post offices across the country, although rural areas are not as well served by the postal… Read more »