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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Jim Thompson Empire in Silom

There are two establishments close to each other in Silom all flying the Jim Thompson flag. This post will briefly look at what these businesses have to offer as well as give a bit of background about the historical figure called Jim Thompson. Let’s tackle the man first. Jim Thompson was an educated American who […]

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