Archive for category: Bangkok

/ 2 October 2015 8 h 16 min

Wat Saket – Bangkok

Wat Saket is famed for its Golden Mount – a spire that rises some 260 feet into the air from ground level. Nestled on top of a man-made hill, the Golden Mount is a fairly dominant feature in the Rattanakosin area’s skyline. Building of the temple started in the 1800s by King Rama III and the temple was completed by [...]

/ 24 September 2015 10 h 49 min

The Landmark Hotel Bangkok

A city center business-class hotel on Sukhumvit Road with 414 well-appointed guestrooms, The Landmark Hotel Bangkok offers five-star facilities and services for both leisure and business. For the business traveler, the hotel offers a choice of several meeting rooms as well as larger function rooms. Enjoy a range of flavors at the various dining and bar options. The BTS skytrain [...]

/ 15 September 2015 10 h 22 min

lebua at State Tower

lebua at State Tower is an indulgent 5-star experience where every occasion is unforgettable and every moment award-winning. This property’s elegantly appointed suites, each with a separate bedroom, living room, and kitchenette, offer spectacular views from their balconies, and from the hotel’s prime location near the Chao Phraya River, BTS skytrain, and expressway, the entire city is within reach. These [...]

/ 13 July 2015 7 h 02 min

Proud Garden, Samut Prakan, Bangkok

Offering an outdoor swimming pool, garden and a fitness centre, Proud Garden offers self-catering accommodation. It is located in Samutprakarn and free WiFi access is provided. Apartments at Proud Garden feature a flat-screen TV and air conditioning. The units include an equipped kitchenette and a private bathroom. All come with a pool view and some also include outdoor furniture and [...]

/ 8 July 2015 14 h 37 min

Wat Phra Kaew, Bangkok

Wat Phra Kaew or the Temple of the Emerald Buddha (officially known as Wat Phra Sri Rattana Satsadaram) is regarded as the most important Buddhist temple in Thailand. Located in the historic centre of Bangkok, within the grounds of the Grand Palace, it enshrines Phra Kaew Morakot (the Emerald Buddha), the highly revered Buddha image meticulously carved from a single [...]

/ 22 June 2015 17 h 26 min

Centara Grand Hotel, at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok

Next to the Central Plaza Shopping Mall & Bangkok Convention Center, the award-winning Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok features 9 dining options, spa and a 200-meter (202 m) pool. Free scheduled shuttle service to Chatuchak Market is provided. Each room has views of lush greenery or Bangkok’s skyline. Each room also includes air conditioning, bathtub and shower, satellite [...]

/ 16 June 2015 11 h 49 min

The Berkeley Hotel Pratunam

Well-positioned in Pratunam, The Berkeley Hotel Pratunam is the ideal point of departure for your excursions in Bangkok. Only away, this 5-star hotel can be easily accessed from the airport. A haven of rest and relaxation, the hotel will offer total renewal just steps away from the city’s numerous attractions such as Pratunum Market, Palladium Square Shopping Mall, Platinum Fashion [...]

/ 11 June 2015 14 h 09 min

Wat Saket – Golden Mount

Wat Saket, popularly known as the Golden Mount or ‘Phu Khao Thong’, is a low hill crowned with a gleaming gold chedi. Within, the 58-metre chedi houses a Buddha relic and welcomes worshippers all year round. The temple also hosts an annual temple fair in November, which lasts a week during Loy Krathong. The temple grounds feature mature trees and [...]