Travel 2022-08-26T00:45:00Z

I spent a night partying in Bangkok, the world's nightlife capital. The party ended at 2 a.m., but the night was as memorable as ever.

I kept hearing about a Bangkok club called Route66. Friends told me the vibe at the club is "insane," and someone described it as nightlife "on acid."
Travel 2022-08-19T04:08:08Z

6 common mistakes tourists make in Bangkok, according to locals

"People drive the way they want to drive in Bangkok, and some locals don't even wear helmets," a local tour guide told Insider.
Travel 2022-08-04T07:52:15Z

I lined up for 5 hours to eat at one of only 2 Michelin-starred street-food stalls in the world. From beginning to end, nothing about it was what I expected.

From the $50 bill to the 5-hour wait line to the woman who owns the food stall herself, this was street food like I had never experienced.
Home 2022-07-04T04:29:30Z

A couple bought 3 dilapidated floating homes on a Bangkok canal and turned them into a luxury waterside villa — take a look

The private villa, now known as Siri Sala, features five bedrooms, a library, a bar, and a saltwater pool.
International 2022-07-02T13:32:39Z

Porcupines among 109 live animals smuggled in 2 suitcases discovered at Bangkok airport

Animals including porcupines, turtles, and snakes, were found in the suitcases of two women travelling from Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport.
Travel 2022-07-02T13:20:00Z

I moved from the US to Asia. Here's what the 'American' section of a grocery store in Thailand is like.

Brands from the US — like Ben & Jerry's, Kraft, and Hidden Valley — are sold in Villa Market, a Bangkok supermarket, but they come at a hefty price.
Travel 2022-06-07T13:01:00Z

I've lived in Bangkok for most of the past decade — here are 10 places where you should actually eat, from fine dining to street food

From upscale Thai fusion to the world-famous Jay Fai street food, here's what you should know about the best restaurants and places to eat in Bangkok.
Travel 2022-06-07T13:01:00Z

I've been a travel writer, TV host, and DJ in Bangkok, Thailand. Here's my ultimate guide to visiting the city.

Insider's travel guide to Bangkok, Thailand, includes where to stay, what to eat, activities, transportation tips, and more from an in-the-know local.
Travel 2022-06-07T13:01:00Z

I've deeply researched Bangkok's best hotels as a travel guidebook author. Here are my 10 top places to stay, from magical tree houses to no-frills hostels.

These are the best Bangkok hotels, from 5-star luxury properties with infinity pools to hostels with strong Wi-Fi and fun bars, according to a local.
Travel 2022-06-07T13:01:00Z

10 activities that locals love in Bangkok that go beyond the main tourist spots, including the best markets, museums, and spas

Here's a local's list of must-see areas and activities in Bangkok, Thailand, from paddle boating to cooking classes, market shopping, and spa days.
Travel 2022-06-07T13:01:00Z

If you're traveling to Bangkok, here are the latest COVID-19 rules, the best time of year to visit, and important items to pack

Bangkok, Thailand, is open to international visitors, but here are the rules for entry, plus tips on when to plan your visit and what to bring.
Travel 2022-06-07T13:01:00Z

I've lived in Bangkok for years and think it's a challenging city to navigate. Here's what any visitor should know about its airports, boats, and trains.

Read up on the best options for getting to and around Bangkok, Thailand, from airports to river boats, motorbikes, and helpful ridesharing apps
News 2021-05-05T08:49:50Z

5-star hotels in Bangkok are being repurposed as hospital rooms for the wealthy as COVID-19 cases in Thailand rise

COVID-19 cases in Thailand are on the rise, and Bangkok is at the epicenter of the country's latest wave.
Travel 2020-01-13T22:26:00Z

My husband and I kicked off our honeymoon at The Siam Bangkok and thought it was one of the best hotels we've booked to date — here's why it should be on your 2020 travel radar

The Siam Bangkok is a lush urban sanctuary, complete with your own butler. Here's why the all-suite hotel is worth the price, especially for a honeymoon or special occasion.
News 2020-01-13T22:26:00Z

My husband and I kicked off our honeymoon at The Siam Bangkok and thought it was one of the best hotels we've booked to date — here's why it should be on your 2020 travel radar

The Siam Bangkok is a lush urban sanctuary, complete with your own butler. Here's why the all-suite hotel is worth the price, especially for a honeymoon or special occasion.
News 2019-09-30T19:24:17Z

Thailand might move its capital somewhere else because Bangkok is getting too busy and is constantly covered in smog

The consideration comes as overcrowding and dense traffic have led to two toxic smog outbreaks in one year.
News 2019-08-02T04:46:43Z

3 injured in several small blasts heard in Bangkok

The Thai capital is currently hosting a Southeast Asian security meeting with top diplomats from the United States, China and other world powers.
Lifestyle 2019-06-26T23:01:00Z

A potato chip brand is selling $2.50 flights to 3 popular food cities around the world, but you have to act fast

There are return flights from London to Bologna, Bangkok, and New Orleans up for grabs, each for the price of a bag of chips.
News 2019-04-11T19:19:23Z

I stayed in the brand-new Waldorf Astoria in Bangkok, and thought it was the perfect respite in a city known for chaos

The Waldorf Astoria Bangkok, which opened in late 2018, is a thoughtful, tranquil, luxurious hotel in Thailand's capital. Here's why I would return.
News 2019-04-10T13:04:00Z

3 people are dead after a massive fire ripped through a mall and hotel complex in Bangkok

A massive fire broke out at the CentralWorld shopping and hotel complex in Bangkok just before 6 p.m. on Wednesday evening.
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