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Bangkok Destination Guide

Discover Bangkok in Thailand!

Bangkok in the region of Bangkok with it's 5,104,476 habitants is a town located in Thailand and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Bangkok in Thailand

Local time in Bangkok is now 01:55 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Bangkok" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Phetchaburi, Udon Thani, Samut Songkhram, Samut Sakhon, Amphoe Mueang Samut Prakan or Banglumpoo. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

33°C / 91 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1021.9 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 23rd of July 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 33°C (92 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Monday, 24th of July 2017
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 35°C (95 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Tuesday, 25th of July 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 32°C (90 °F)
Night: 27°C (80 °F)


A Trip to Pahurat () - Bangkok's Little ...

02:38 min ( September 19, 2012 by migrationology)
Views: 4,774 - Rating: 5/5

Visit my website for lots for travel and food, click here: Pahurat (), located just a five minute walk from Yaowarat Chinatown in Bangkok, Thailand, is the Little India of Thailand....

Thailand Vegetarian Food Festival (Part ...

03:46 min ( October 17, 2012 by migrationology)
Views: 4,708 - Rating: 5/5

If you want more delicious vegetarian food, grab a copy of my Vegetarian Thai Food Guide right here: And if you prefer meat filled dishes, check out the Eating Thai Food Guide: ...

Pad Thai Thip Samai in Bangkok ()

04:39 min ( December 19, 2012 by migrationology)
Views: 3,452 - Rating: 4.93103/5

Grab a copy of my Eating Thai Food Guide here: Pad Thai is quite obviously one of the most popular Thai dishes around the world. While there are so many different Thai dishes to...

President Obama driving past in Bangkok ...

00:56 min ( November 18, 2012 by IoftheSun)
Views: 9,909 - Rating: 4.63636/5

I was in the travellers' area of Khao San Road in Bangkok this afternoon, spreading the word about the new travel novel when US President Barack Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton...

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Bangkok during the next days.


17th International Conference On Nursing & Midwifery (ICNM), 22-23 July 2017, Bangkok, Thailand

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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17th International Conference On Healthcare & Life-Science Research (ICHLSR), 22-23 July 2017, Bangkok, Thailand

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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In Dream Suntaraphon Bangkok

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix 2017 Bangkok - Day 2

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix 2017 Bangkok - Day 3

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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Global Waste Management 2017

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Global Waste Management Conference 2017

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Dj Admin At The Club Khaosan Thursday 27th July

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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"MAXIMIZE YOUR MEMORY POWER" (FREE Keynote International Seminar)

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Beginning: 03:30 pm (15:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

Democracy Monument

The Democracy Monument (Thai: อนุสาวรีย์ประชาธิปไตย Anusawari Prachathipatai) is a public monument in the centre of Bangkok, capital of Thailand. It occupies a traffic circle on the wide east-west Ratchadamnoen Klang Road, at the intersection of Dinso Road. The monument is roughly halfway between Sanam Luang, the former royal cremation ground in front of Wat Phra Kaew, and the temple of the Golden Mount (Phu Kao Thong).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.75, 100.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1939 establishments in Thailand, Buildings and structures completed in 1939, Buildings and structures in Bangkok, Monuments and memorials in Thailand, Phra Nakhon District, Road junctions in Thailand, Visitor attractions in Bangkok

Khaosan Road

Khaosan Road or Khao Sarn Road is a short street in central Bangkok, Thailand. It is located in the Banglamphu area of about 1 km north of the Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew. "Khaosan" translates as "milled rice", a reminder that in former times the street was a major Bangkok rice market. In the last 20 years, however, Khaosan Road has developed into a world famous "backpacker ghetto".

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.75, 100.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Neighbourhoods of Bangkok, Phra Nakhon District, Shopping districts and streets in Thailand, Streets in Bangkok

Silpakorn University

Silpakorn University is a well-known public university in Thailand. The university was founded in Bangkok in 1943 by Italian-born art professor Corrado Feroci, who took the Thai name Silpa Bhirasri when he became a Thai citizen. It is the leading Thai university in the fine arts and archaeology and now includes many other faculties as well. It has about 28,000 students.

More reading: Silpakorn University homepage
Located at 13.75, 100.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1943 establishments in Thailand, Educational institutions established in 1943, Phra Nakhon District, Silpakorn University, Universities in Bangkok

Grand Palace

The Grand Palace is a complex of buildings at the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. The palace has been the official residence of the Kings of Siam (and later Thailand) since 1782. The king, his court and his royal government were based on the grounds of the palace until 1925. The present monarch, King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX), currently resides at Chitralada Palace, but the Grand Palace is still used for official events.

More reading: Grand Palace homepage
Located at 13.75, 100.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:18th-century architecture, 19th-century architecture, Museums in Bangkok, Official residences in Thailand, Phra Nakhon District, Royal residences in Bangkok, Thai architecture, Thai monarchy, Visitor attractions in Bangkok

Wat Phra Kaew

The Wat Phra Kaew is regarded as the most sacred Buddhist temple in Thailand. It is a "potent religio-political symbol and the palladium [safeguard safeguard] of Thai society". It is located in the historic centre of Bangkok, within the precincts of the Grand Palace. The main building is the central ubosoth, which houses the statue of Emerald Buddha.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.75, 100.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist pilgrimages, Buddhist temples in Bangkok, Phra Nakhon District

Quote of the moment

When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.

Clifton Fadiman