Marking the ascendancy of the French missionary influence in Bangkok during the reign of Rama II (King Phraphutthaloetla Naphalai; r...
Sathorn Unique Tower
Known colloquially as the Ghost Tower, as locals believe the plot of land it occupies to be a former cemetery, construction began on...
Descend the Hollywood-like staircase to emerge at this bar that juts out over the Bangkok skyline and Chao Phraya River. Scenes from The...
Boonsap Thai Desserts
Dating back to the 1940s is this legendary producer of Thai sweets. Couple their sweetened sticky rice with mangoes or coconut custard....
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In need of a handmade stainless-steel wok or a manually operated coconut-milk strainer? Then we suggest you stop by this third-generation family-run kitchen-supply shop. Even if your cabinets are already stocked, a visit here is a glance into the type of specialised shops that are quickly disappearing from Bangkok. There's no English-language sign; look for the blue doors.