Visit Bangkok, Thailand and find out why it is one of the top tourist destinations in Asia. Bangkok Thailand is said to be the new shopping capital of Asia. Comfortable and absolutely affordable clothes and food are the things the city offers.
Aside from the comfort and affordability, another one of the top reasons to visit Bangkok, Thailand are the beaches (you will enjoy the sand and the sun). Another best thing in this city is that their culture is still well preserved.
The new shopping capital of Asia proved that there is more to their city than their healthy culture. Most of the fashionable clothes being sold in Asia were made in Bangkok. Many tourists visit Bangkok to go shopping, whether it is for wholesale or retail. The city has a lot of shopping malls to suit your budget.
People are being more practical and that is when this city became more noticeable. Affordable yet fashionable, that is what the city taught Asians. Shop till you drop is no doubt one of the top reasons to visit Bangkok, Thailand.
Are you hungry? Get ready because, Thailand cuisine will definitely keep you awake. The spiciness of Thai cuisine is known all over the world. And since Asia is known to produce rice enormously, a Thai meal is never complete without it. For breakfast try Khao khai chiao, it is an omelet served with rice, slices of cucumber and of course some chili sauce.
Another meal you should try is the Phat si-io, this meal is made with rice noodles stir fried with a thick sweet soy sauce and fish sauce. What is for dessert? Have a bite of Khao niao mamuang, this is made a sticky rice with coconut milk and served with slices of ripe mango. Thai food is definitely one of the top reasons to visit Bangkok, Thailand.
Good news fruit lovers! Bangkok is not just a city for shopping but it is also a place full of fresh fruits to eat (make some fresh fruit shake). You will be surprised how fresh the fruits are and how cheap they are. They have all the tropical fruits that the people from the west are craving for like: banana, guava, jackfruit, mango, papaya, pineapple, watermelon, mangosteen, pomelo, and durian (you will not like the smell of durian but you will surely enjoy the taste). With the abundance of fresh fruits in this city, you might get a chance to go home with a healthier body (now that is the top reason to visit Bangkok, Thailand right?).
Now, are you ready to go swimming? Put on your sun block and get ready to be amazed with the beaches in Bangkok, Thailand. The famous Pattaya is said to be the best beach in Thailand. This is just one and a half hours away from the Bangkok Airport. The main Pattaya beach area is busy but if you want a more quiet place go to the north part of Pattaya. Getting that perfect tan is not the only thing you can do here in the beach, Pattaya also hosts many international Sports Events and even Music Festivals. Going to south east of Pattaya is the Jomtien Beach. This is a more quiet place than Pattaya but also beautiful. The hotels in Bangkok are very affordable. You may get a nice and decent hotel with only around $50 per night.
After shopping till you drop, eating their spicy meals and fresh fruits and swimming and or kayaking, a visit in Bangkok, Thailand will never be complete without a Thai massage. They have spas almost everywhere. Do not hesitate to have a body massage because you will definitely not forget your visit in this city.