Bangkok, the city of Angles, is known as one of the most visited cities in the world, but less considered as a melting pot of delicious worldly cuisine, specialist bars and incredible young Thai designers offering unique fashion finds. Don’t be fooled there is a lot more to Bangkok than local eats, cheap drinks and affordable shopping.
Over the past decade, Bangkok has been rapidly growing and becoming a well diverse city, because of influences from ex-pat communities and the opportunities to cater to tourism. Here, you will find some of the finest Italian restaurants, pricey authentic omakase Japanese joints along with some of the best Latin American bits in South East Asia. With a growing number of excellent restaurants such as Gaggan and Suhring, many other renowned chefs are finding bases in Bangkok. Not to say, of course, you will still discover affordable, delicious and exciting foods at every turn. Check out La Stella, an exciting new Chef’s table concept Italian restaurant at Skyview
While picking up a bargain or two in Bangkok is still a must-do during your visit. For the fashionistas, bringing home a unique piece from young Thai designers might just bring a whole different dynamic to one’s wardrobe. Just a short walk away from Skyview Hotel Em District. The Emporium shopping mall showcases a collection consisting of exciting and unique fashion pieces that will take your collection to another level.
Bangkok’s Fun, trendy and swanky bar scene can easily contend with other large cities such as London and New York. From rooftop bars and speakeasies, you will easily find the perfect watering hole to suit the mood. After a packed full day of shopping and sightseeing, a trip up to Vanilla sky, Bangkok’s best rooftop hang out is definitely a winner.