Bangkok is one of the fastest-growing, most economically dynamic cities in Southeast Asia. It is one of regional centers rivaling Singapore and Hong Kong. The World Meteorological Organization has dubbed Bangkok the world's hottest city. It is also one of the world's most popular tourist and photo destinations.
Bangkok is full of shopping malls and street markets of all types, especially in the Sukhumvit area. Prices can be ludicrously cheap by Western standards, especially for locally produced items such as clothes, although bargaining is expected and required.
Bangkok is a hit tourist destination with westerners and happens to be the top draw in Asia and the third most popular tourist destination in the world. Some of the major attractions and sights in Bangkok include WAT PHRA KAEW, WAT MAHATHAT, GRAND PALACE, VIMANMEK TEAK MANSION, ROYAL BARGES NATIONAL MUSEUM, QUEEN SAOVABHA MEMORIAL INSTITUTE, NATIONAL MUSEUM, LUMPHINI PARK, JIM THOMPSONS' HOUSE, ANCIENT CITY and ABHISEK DUSIT THRONE HALL.
Bangkok is also world famous for its spas and aroma healing techniques. Many westerners flock to Bangkok for spa tours and relaxing exotic massages which relieve all the stress and strain, drive away fatigue and exhaustion and chronic pain and leave the mind and body feeling rejuvenated and revivified. Ancha massage service provides massages in nearly all Bangkok Hotels.
Ancient healing techniques and exotic natural ingredients coupled with cutting edge modern technology combine to pack a new punch in the thriving spa and massage business in Bangkok.
If you are an epicurean, you will definitely fall in love with Bangkok for it offers everything from shopping, fine dining, luxury living, high society, living in style - in short Bangkok is an epicurean paradise. The mouthwatering cuisine will leave you asking for more.