Surawong Road

Surawong Road is an important street in the Silom area of Bangkok. It runs parallel to the north of the Silom Road, stretching from the Sirat Expressway toll road to Rama IV Road. Surawong Road has an interesting collection of shops, bars, restaurants, hotels and places of interest. There is the refined, the luxurious and […]

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Thaniya Soi 2

Thaniya Road has a side road called Thaniya Soi 2. The two roads are often both referred to as Thaniya Road. As you can see from the YouTube video above Thaniya Soi 2 is fairly similar in terms of businesses to Thaniya Road. The area caters largely for Japanese business men looking for a little […]

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Thaniya Road

Thaniya Road is sometimes referred to as ‘Little Tokyo’. This is on account of all the signage in Japanese and the preponderance of establishments catering (but not exclusively so) to a Japanese clientele. Thaniya has a number of clubs and bars for Japanese men to sample Thai delights in a Japanese context. There are also […]

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Silom Road

Silom Road is the principal street in the Silom area of Bangkok, as such it is dominated by famous brand name food outlets. however, there are a few bespoke restaurants and shops among all the big names. It is a busy street with a large footfall of office workers, tourists and of course, shoppers. Being […]

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Convent Road

Convent Road is a reminder that Thailand is not simply a Buddhist country. This road is the home to Christ Church and St Joseph’s Convent. It remains an important area for Thailand’s small but influential Catholic community. Convent Road also has a few good eating and drinking options. The road is dominated by tall leafy […]

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