People from around the world are booking flights to Bangkok. Why? The vibrant city features an intriguing blend of magnificent culture, vivacious nightlife, delicious gastronomy and never ending fun and entertainment. The capital city of Thailand is the prime tourist destination in the entire Southeast Asia. The following three Ss make Bangkok a spectacular destination to plan your holiday.
First S: Sukhumvit
Sukhumvit Road is one of the major highways in the country and serves as the leading commercial district, the road follows a route along the coast line from Bangkok to Trat and stretches more than 400 Km. In the capital, Sukhumvit Road serves as a main commercial street, and can be defined as a major shopping area or a night-time district home to everything, whether you are fond of shopping, want to experience the dazzling nightlife, or satiate your taste buds with cuisines from around the world, Sukhumvit has it all. While strolling around, you will come across people from Europe, Americas, and Oceania and of course, Asia. This road really depicts the cosmopolitan culture of this magnificent city.
For shopaholics, The Emporium Bangkok is a must visit attraction. The first three levels of the mall feature world renowned fashion brands. Those who want to keep themselves up to date with the latest gadgets should start exploring the mall from the third floor. A shopping heaven for those who likes this sort of things.
Sukhumvit is also home to Patpong, arguably the most notorious nightlife zone in the city. This zone is home to numerous go to bars and clubs where you can enjoy an extravagant Thai night out.
Second S: Silom
Silom is primarily an important financial district in the city or businessmen's prime attraction in Bangkok. Besides being home to the headquarters of leading banks, the area also features magnificent contemporary architecture, world-class hotels and multi-cuisine restaurants. One of the most prominent attractions in this part of Bangkok is the Silom Complex located just a walk away from the skytrain and underground.
The Silom Complex features multi-levered Central Department Stores along with several local as well as international boutiques. Some of the most distinguished brands that entice shopping enthusiasts are Accessorize, Muji, Mango and Asia Books. This is a great place if you want to escape the busy, and chaotic street outside, and just relax for a moment is an air-conditioned space where you can shop and eat.
Third S: Siam
MBK Center, Siam Discovery Center, Siam Paragon and Siam Center create an urge in tourists to spend their holidays in Siam, one of the most sought after tourist areas in Bangkok. Like Sukhumvit, Siam also features gigantic shopping malls and eclectic bars and nightclubs. However, one thing that identifies Siam from other notable areas is the family attractions. Siam Ocean World, Bangkok's only Aquarium is the best example. Siam Discovery Center is another family attraction that should be considered, especially if you are visiting the Thai capital with your family. Hard Rock Café and Concept CM2 highlight the exclusiveness of Siam's nightlife.
Bangkok, the name is enough to create an impression of party-like-environment. If you are planning your next holiday in the city and do not want to miss to experience the spectacular feel, visiting these three Ss is a must.