Rob dishes on Bangkok in his latest Roaming with Rob update.
Although he crammed a lot into the vid’, there were a few tips that were either forgotten or left on the editing room floor. For his full list as well as websites, addresses and phone numbers for those businesses mentioned, please see below.
If you’re looking for a list of Out Adventures’ current Thai tours, click here.
Best Romantic Restaurant:
Best Budget Bites/Local:
Hit up any of the city’s street vendors. Bangkok has some of the best street food in the world for a few mere baht. However, if you’re feeling overwhelmed by the options or you want a local guide, meet up with Taste of Thailand Food Tours.
Bars and Nightlife
Best Gay Bars:
Silom Soi 4 – This is the LGBT bar district. There are a number of bars on either side of the strip. We recommend just walking around and choosing which bar is best suited for you.
Best Gay Clubs:
Silom Soi 2 – This is the LGBT club district. While there’s plenty of options, the most popular spot is DJ Station (212/2 Si Lom, Khwaeng Suriya Wong, Khet Bang Rak, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10500, +66 2 266 4029).
Best Drag Show/Performer:
Wat Pho, AKA Reclining Buddha (2 Sanamchai Road, Grand Palace Subdistrict, Pranakorn District, Bangkok 10200, +66 2 225 9595)
Wat Phra Kaew, AKA Emerald Buddha (Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, +66 2 623 5500)
Shopping and Souvenirs
Hotels and Accommodations