Bangkok - Greater bangkok (Chapter)
This is the Greater Bangkok chapter from Lonely Planet's Bangkok guidebook.
Once ringed by rice fields, modern Bangkok has since expanded with few concessions to agriculture or charm. The sights may be relatively few, but this means that Bangkok's 'burbs are a good place to get a taste of provincial Thailand.
- Get lost deep in the bowels of the Chatuchak Weekend Market, one of the world’s largest mar¬kets and a must-do Bangkok shopping experience
- Ditching the smog and traffic and heading to Ko Kret or Ancient City
- Partying at the bars and clubs on Royal City Ave (RCA), such as Cosmic Café or Slim/Flix
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping and Sports & Activities
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