The beautiful country of Thailand is one of the most stunning and friendly places on earth, not to mention the tastiest. From the temples and vibrant nightlife of Bangkok to the peaceful islands of the Thai and Gulf coast, this is a country with a rich cultural heritage, a positive outlook and a lot to be proud of. As well as beaches and temples, this country is internationally renowned for its cuisines, which is known for its fragrant spices and intense flavors. Famous dishes to hail from Thailand include green and red curries with jasmine rice and Thai noodles. Big events in Bangkok from Thai New Year to multiple arts festivals occur every month.
Bangkok features a full-year calendar of exciting events. Whenever you visit this huge city, the best bars in Bangkok will be serving up cocktails from the rooftop terraces of fine hotels. The best terrace bars in the city include Vertigo, Cloud 47 and lebua Sky Bar which all serve fine drinks with spectacular views. Alternatively the trendy Maggie Choo’s cocktail bar serves up some of the best cocktails in Bangkok in a 1930’s Shanghai vibe. Some of the best nightclubs in Bangkok include Ku De Ta in the Sathorn area and Levels Club and Lounge in the cosmopolitan Sukhumvit area.
If you dont know the city well then head to the Koh San Road where there’s plenty of bars, restaurants and clubs. A great time to visit Thailand is for the local New Year, Sonkgran, one of the biggest events in Bangkok which occurs each April and includes lots of partying and water throwing. Other major events in Bangkok include the Bangkok Fringe Festival in January or February each year as well as La Fete, a French-backed festival that occurs in June each year. Film, music and dance festivals also occur throughout the year.