Best places to visit in Thailand: Our pick #1
Straddling the Chao Phraya River, Bangkok is a bustling metropolis and the country’s capital. Known by locals as Krungthep, Bangkok is a city which many find at first overwhelming and chaotic. Founded in 1782, the city possesses many highly regarded attractions including the Grand Palace, magnificent wats, museums and parks. For those of you who enjoy shopping, Bangkok offers a plethora of choice from markets to trendy boutiques, as well as an exciting nightlife with trendy bars & clubs. Bangkok will soon get under your skin.