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Fortune Town – Bangkok’s Replacement to Pantip Plaza

Fortune Town – Possibly the best place in Bangkok for IT, audio visual, DJ gear, camera equipment and model paints.

Soi 10 One of the best places to stay in Pattaya

  Soi 10 straddled between Second Road and Pattaya Beach Road in central Pattaya and in my opinion is one of the best places to stay in Pattaya. Soi 10 is not only a great central place to stay, but is home to a number of really nice quality mid tier Hotels. Soi 10 has the added bonus of being a reasonably quiet soi, so easier to get a decent nights sleep. Also its worth a mention is the street food located on the corner of Soi 10 & SecondRead More

Pak Chong – A Detailed Tour of Filming Locations for Bruce Lee’s “The Big Boss”

Bruce Lee’s first martial arts feature film “The Big Boss” was filmed in Pak Chong in Thailand. Pete recently explored this town and uncovered many of the filming locations.

Cheap Quality Food in Bangkok – Jeffer Steak

Jeffer

Looking for cheap steaks in Bangkok? Check out Pete’s latest review of a cheap steak chain that offers decent portions.

Flying Budget – Tips and Tricks to Getting the Most Out of Your Travel

KLIA 2 Airport

The tips, tricks and pitfalls of budget airline travel – when to use it and when to stick with a traditional airline.

Wat Dhammamongkon – A Unique Bangkok Temple off the Tourist Trail

Main Pagoda

Wat Dhammamongon – off the tourist trail, but features a strand of the Buddha’s hair, Thailand’s tallest pagoda, and a massive jade Buddha with an interesting history.

Getting a Taxi from the Airport into Bangkok

Don Muang Airport

In this next instalment of the how to get from the airport into Bangkok series, Pete considers the options and insider tricks for catching taxis into Bangkok from either airport.

Catching a Cab in Bangkok, Taxi OK vs JustGrab & GrabTaxi

Catching a Taxi in Bangkok is sometimes not without its pitfalls and in the past there has been numerous complaints regards to drivers behaviour and unwillingness to do the right thing by passengers.  Complaints ranging from refusing to take passengers to the requested location and refusing to turn the metre on. The Thai Government has been working tirelessly to clean up the Taxi industry and one of the new initiatives is the TaxiOk app. TaxiOk was introduced in January 2018 by the Depatment of Land Transport (DLT), with the goalRead More

Mega Plaza – Bangkok’s Toy and Hobby Central

Mega Plaza, Bangkok’s home to toys and hobbies. This is THE place to get your kid’s toys, personal collectibles, RC cars, plastic model kits, airsoft (bb) guns, video games, gundam, gunpla, Star Wars, and more

How To Use The Bangkok SkyTrain System: The Rabbit Card Explained (Revised)

What is a Rabbit Card A Rabbit Card is actually an e-money system for the BTS (Bangkok Train System) or often referred to as the “SkyTrain”, but the Rabbit Card benefits don’t just stop there. The Rabbit Card also doubles up as a cashless payment system for over 100 retail merchant partners. Its the easiest payment method for travelling on the BTS train system in Bangkok, just tap and go & you and only pay for what you use. Register your Rabbit Card online for Rabbit Rewards and start earning RabbitRead More