Lonely Planet - Pocket Guide - Bangkok
The Bangkok Encounter guide book enables you to discover twice the city in half the time as our resident author lists the best neighbourhoods, sights, restaurants, shops and entertainment. get some local insight with a top Bangkok food reviewer's secrets on eating out, a veteran designer's shopping tips, and suggested places to get arty.
Features unique itineraries and highlights help you make the most of a short trip, plus full-colour pull-out neighbourhood maps for easy navigation.
- Grab a quick spicy meal streetside, or taking your time over mouthwatering seafood
- Shop till your credit card pleads for mercy at the mother of all Bangkok malls, Mah Boon Krong
- Join clubbers in their almost-holy pursuit of sànùk (fun) from midnight till dawn
- Turn the tables and watch the tourists instead of the locals - at (in)famous Khao San Road