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Game Over Lounge: Bangkok’s Best New Gaming Hideaway

Say goodbye to the game cafes and arcades you are used to because there is a bigger, better and – we’ve got to say it - sexier place to get your gaming fix. The Game Over Lounge is unlike anything we have seen in Bangkok and offers an unbeatable gaming experience. Whether you are a hardcore gamer who wants to take advantage of some seriously powerful PC’s, or a more…

Caturday Cat Café: Bangkok’s Most Lively Cat Café

Fun, lively and delicious - that's the three words that we'd use to sum up our experience at the Caturday Cat Café in Bangkok. The first thing you'll notice when you arrive at the Caturday Cat Café is just how alive this cat cafe is. There are a lot of very active cats here and just as many people wanting to stroke and play with them. Caturday Cat Café has even been known to…

The New Lumpinee (Lumpini) Boxing Stadium: Bangkok’s Finest Muay Thai Fights

The original Lumpinee Boxing Stadium (sometimes spelt 'Lumpini') founded in 1956, was once located on Rama IV Road. The stadium achieved almost legendary status as one of the best places to see a Muay Thai match, as well as for training some of the top boxers in Thailand (and the world!). [caption id="attachment_1354" align="alignnone" width="800"] A warm welcome at Lumpinee Boxing Stadium, Bangkok[/caption] The brand new stadium has been open…

W Market at W District: Bangkok’s New Arty Night Market

Is there any better kind of chilled evening out in Bangkok than in the company of some good friends or family at a night market? We don't think so, but the traditional Thai night market experience is often found in places that are dark,  noisy, and not what you would call 'cool'. The W District Market in Phrakanong is a breath of fresh air in comparison - it’s light, clean,…

Zeppelin Sky Bar: Floating Freely in the Bangkok Rooftop Bar Scene

[UPDATE: The Zeppelin Sky Bar has recently come under new management and is now the Cielo Sky Bar & Restaurant. Same stunning views, but with a different name and new menu on offer.] Anyone who’s been in Bangkok long enough knows that the city has it’s share of Rooftop or Sky Bars. At this point, the trend has grown so popular that it’s become hard to really tell the difference…

Fantasia Lagoon: A Hidden Water Park On Top Of A Bangkok Mall

Think there are no fun water parks in central Bangkok? Think again! Fantasia Lagoon Water Parks are surprisingly located on top of two Bangkok shopping malls; The Mall Bangkae and The Mall Bangkapi, and are probably some of Bangkok’s best-kept secrets. If you can’t get to both, not to worry, each park is practically identical to the other - and actually built on the roof of each mall! We visited…