Discovering the “Land of Smiles”

bangkokDazzling street life, ornate shrines and a highly favored tourism spot are some of the features of the capital city of Thailand, Bangkok. Known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon meaning “City of Angels”, Bangkok is the most populous city of Thailand.

The city is a prominent regional force in finance and business. The city is highly popular for its vibrant street life and cultural landmarks, as well as it’s the notorious red-light districts.

Bangkok ranks among the world’s top tourist destinations and has been named the “World’s Best City” for four consecutive years by Travel + Leisure magazine. Flights to Bangkok are available year round. You can also find some Cheap Flights to Bangkok offered by the various travel portals.

The sprawling metropolis city of Thailand offers so such variety of tourism spots that almost everybody can find something to savor. The sacred and religious can look for some trance with the enchanting sites such as Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho), Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), The Golden Mount (Wat Saket), Wat Benchamabophit (The Marble Temple), Wat Suthat, Wat Bowonniwet Vihara and Wat Ratchanatdaram Woravihara (Loha Prasat).

The cosmopolitan city is a renowned destination for the shopaholics with Siam Paragon, Central World Plaza, Terminal 21, Train night market and Asiatique The Riverfront. The nature romantics can delight themselves with Chao Phraya River and Lumpini Park. For the art and history buffs, Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall and Museum of Contemporary Art are the perfect spots to explore.

Some of the other major attractions include BTS Skytrain, The Grand Palace, Jim Thompson House, Snake Farm and Safari World.

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