Where do tourists live in Bangkok?

Where do most foreigners live in Bangkok?

Some of the most popular locations for expats to live include the upper and lower Sukhumvit Road areas — such as Ekkamai and Thong Lo — the Silom area in the south along the Chao Phraya River, and Phetchaburi Road in the north.

Where do rich people stay in Bangkok?

The Most Exclusive and Expensive Areas in Bangkok

  • Sukhumvit. Nana. Asoke. Phrom Phong. Thonglor.
  • Wireless- Lumpini. Ploenchit. Chidlom. Ratchadamri.
  • Silom- Sathorn. Silom. Chong Nonsi.

Where are most expats in Thailand?

The Foreign Community in Thailand

  • Bangkok. As you might expect, the greatest amount of expatriates live in Bangkok and its metropolitan area. …
  • Pattaya and Phuket. The city of Pattaya also attracts a fair number of foreign residents. …
  • Koh Samui. The smaller island of Koh Samui is another popular expat destination. …
  • Chiang Mai.

Where is the nicest place to live in Thailand?

The Best Places to Live in Thailand

  • Hua Hin — A Thai beach resort town. …
  • Retire in idyllic Koh Tao. …
  • City living in Chiang Mai. …
  • Iconic Phuket. …
  • An off-the-grid escape in Khao Lak. …
  • Relax in beautiful Koh Samui. …
  • Krabi — Thailand’s best-kept secret. …
  • Expat living in Ao Nang.
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Is Singapore better than Bangkok?

Both cities are definitely worth visiting at some point, and each has its own unique charm and quirks. Singapore has more of a ‘Western’ vibe than Bangkok, and the city is calm and relaxed in comparison. It’s more expensive than the Thai capital but it does have great excursions and is very safe.

Where is the Centre of Bangkok?

The geographic centre of Bangkok is Victory Monument, which is a huge transportation hub. But it’s not really a downtown centre in the sense you probably mean. The commercial centre is undoubtedly Ratchaphrasong with its huge nexus of malls and the Siam BTS interchange.

Where do expats hang out in Bangkok?

These are some of the better known expat bars in Bangkok:

  • Cheap Charlies. Located at one of the most popular streets of Bangkok, cheap charlies attracts all kind of expats to Sukhumvit Soi 11. …
  • Saxophone Pub. …
  • Q Bar. …
  • Wine Connection. …
  • Zaks Wine Pub. …
  • Bed Superclub. …
  • Nest. …
  • The Australian.

What is it like to live in Bangkok as an expat?

Bangkok is a very safe city to live in as a foreigner and incredibly affordable. Most foreigners come to Thailand to work as teachers because, to stay long-term, you either need to have a work permit or be married to a local to have a marriage visa.

Is living in Bangkok expensive?

The cost of living in Bangkok really depends on your lifestyle. It can be one of the most affordable cities or one of the most expensive. Even so, the cost of living in Thailand in comparison to the US or Europe is relatively low.

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