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9 best things to do during 2021's dry Songkran

Can't splash water? Do something else instead.

Arpiwach Supateerawanitt
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Arpiwach Supateerawanitt

It's official that Miss Corona is still here to stay for God knows how long. And her long-overdue stay has rendered Songkran in 2021 an another uneventful bummer with a un-fun amount of restricts imposed by the government like no water splashing, no drinking in a bar, or no massive party. But these rules are understandable though, as they all keep us safe, sound, and away from the virus.

Anyway, we still have some hope to live during this hard time, especially in Songkran Festival. Bangkok still has a handful of interesting events and activities going on amidst the long holiday, and here's what we recommend.

  • Things to do
  • Events & Festivals

CentralWorld has recreated the jolly energy of Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii to much of its space to help alleviate the craving for traveling out of the country. Get yourself ready in a beach attire and pretend like we're not stuck in this concrete jungle, shall we?

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  • Restaurants

When talking about Ari, the first thing that will pop up in your mind are cafés. The area is packed with quaint, little coffeehouses and pastry shops, with nearly one on every street corner. These establishments have spilled out to nearby areas like Soi Pradipat and Saphan Khwai, which are now becoming trendy in their own right. We’ve rounded up the best newly opened cafés in the neighborhood. Get ready to make the rounds.

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