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In the old days, Soi Sukhumvit 71 was known as a quiet—really quiet—upscale residential neighborhood with shortcuts aplenty from Ekkamai. But things have changed. The city is expanding from the west, and so are the developments. Elegant condos, cool restaurants and bars, artsy galleries and chic boutiques now sit between old shop houses and street food stalls. Smiling old-timers now share the sidewalks with young locals and trendy (Nihonjin) expats. Is Pridi slated to become the city’s hip new hood? Time Out Bangkok roams its street to find out what the buzz is all about.