Basic facts about Bangkok

Bangkok is the capital of Thailand that can be a confusing place to navigate. Take your time, obtain a good guidebook and map, and take short walks to explore different areas. Most expat families are in similar circumstances and have similar needs and interests.

In most locations there is already and established expatriate community offering numerous opportunities for socializing and becoming involved in activities. There are many clubs, especially well organized women’s groups that often have orientation programs or welcome networks to assist new arrivals. In addition, several organizations offer orientation and cross-cultural courses that will help you understand and appreciate Thai culture.

Main Bangkok Areas

Bangkok and its main areas


Find properties in these areas:

Bangna / Srinakarin  ….. Central Business District
Northeast Bangkok   Northern Bangkok
Phaholyothin   Ratchada
Riverside   Sathorn / Silom