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A sumptuous, well-equipped theatre staging diverse traditional and modern performances, with a permanent troupe of hun lakorn lek puppetry.
King Power Complex
Attractions, Restaurants & cafés
This tower has an 84th-floor observation deck for vertiginous panoramas of the megalopolis and (on a clear day) the sea. There are also telescopic...
Spiral up the Guggenheim-esque atrium of the Bangkok Art & Culture Centre where the top three of the building's 11 storeys are exhibition halls. Beyond...
939 Thanon Rama I
Southeast Asia's biggest retailer, converted from the old World Trade Centre, was heavily fire-damaged during the May 2010 riots. Rear parts can be repaired...
4/1-2 Thanon Ratchadamri
Thais seamlessly fuse modernity with spirit beliefs. This ability is encapsulated at the frenetic, smoky Hindu shrine to Brahma, erected in 1956 to appease...
At Erawan mall
An impressive spot for meetings, the lobby wows with its murals and backlit marble columns. The rooms employ craftsmanship while retaining contemporary...
155 Thanon Ratchadamri
This swanky corner landmark has posh brands (Louis Vuitton, Prada, Hermès), regional fashion houses and contemporary Thai design outlets.
999 Thanon Ploenchit
Behind the brash façade, welcoming, business-like rooms offer spacious marble bathrooms, modern Thai art and sleek furnishings. Locals frequent Spasso, You...
494 Thanon Ratchadamri
Art, Attractions, Bars & pubs, Restaurants & cafés, Shops
The revival and global fame of Thai silk owes much to Jim Thompson, a US architect who came to Thailand at the end of World War II with the OSS (now the...
6 Kasemsan Soi 2
Pre-flight, you can buy duty free at this modern domed complex which is home to Aksra Theater, then collect it at Suvarnabhumi Airport. Take your passport...
Don't even try to make sense of this frenzied, overcrowded mall linked to the Pathumwan Princess hotel. More than 1,000 shops and stalls flog gold,...
444 Thanon Phayathai
Cabaret & circus
Bangkok's original ladyboy cabaret has intimate, plush table seating, vaguely Vegas routines and fees for photoposing with the stars.
Asia Hotel, 1st floor
A geek's paradise, Pantip is crammed with vendors hawking everything and anything (new or used) that you can plug into your PC (or Mac). Knowledgeable staff...
604/3 Thanon Petchaburi
The 600-seat Krungsri IMAX theatre (3-D or DMR effects) and 1,140-seat, balconied Siam Pavalai theatre headline at the country's most luxurious cinema,...
5th floor, Siam Paragon
A getaway of King Rama V, this European-style complex became a luxury hotel, then Thailand's first radio station, then a hospital, and now a museum. Amid...
King Mongkutklao Hospital