Frequent question: What is the best area to stay in Bangkok?

Where do rich people stay in Bangkok?

The Most Exclusive and Expensive Areas in Bangkok

  • Sukhumvit. Nana. Asoke. Phrom Phong. Thonglor.
  • Wireless- Lumpini. Ploenchit. Chidlom. Ratchadamri.
  • Silom- Sathorn. Silom. Chong Nonsi.

What should I avoid in Bangkok?

10 Things NOT to Do in Bangkok

  • Don’t… get a taxi that’s already parked.
  • Don’t… forget to stand up during the King’s Anthem.
  • Don’t… sit next to a monk (if you’re female)
  • Don’t… buy rounds in a nightclub, buy a bottle!
  • Don’t… carry your passport around.
  • Don’t… wear shorts or a skirt to the temple.
  • Don’t… …
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Where do the celebrities live in Bangkok?

A lot of Thai and Hollywood celebrities are known to hang out on Thong Lor, Bangkok’s most hip and trendy district.

What should I avoid in Thailand?

Top 10 things to avoid in Thailand

  • Swim at the southern Andaman beaches in the low season. …
  • Hire a motorbike. …
  • Go to tiger or animal shows. …
  • Go to zoos. …
  • Ride an elephant. …
  • Get in a taxi or tuk tuk before negotiating your fare. …
  • Sign contracts without advice from a qualified Thai lawyer. …
  • Get in an argument with Thai police.

Why should I not go to Bangkok?

Bangkok is generally safe for travelers and backpackers, but it’s also incredibly hectic. Petty theft (including bag snatching) is the most common type of crime you’ll face. Also, some people will try to rip you off, including taxi drivers who refuse to turn on their meters.

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Where do celebrities stay in Thailand?

Sri Panwa. Thailand’s celebrity favorite hotel, frequented by people like Gordon Ramsay, Snoop Dogg, Rita Ora, Rihanna and more.

Where is the best place to live in Bangkok?

Here are some of the top neighborhoods for expatriates looking to live in Bangkok.

  • Ekkamai. Ekkamai has gained popularity amongst middle-class expats and Thais in the last few years. …
  • Thong Lo. …
  • Phrom Phong. …
  • Sathorn. …
  • Lat Phrao. …
  • Ari. …
  • Victory Monument. …
  • Bang Na.