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Review of Bangkok Amari Watergate Hotel at Pratunam

by Zhiqiang & TingyiFebruary 23, 2014
Amari Watergate Bangkok Hotel Review

If shopping is one of your main objective of travelling to Bangkok, then you should stay in the Pratunam area of Bangkok.  Amari Watergate hotel is one of the hotels that is within walking distance to some of the best shopping areas in Pratunam – being directly across the road from Platinum Fashion Mall and […]

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Temple within a Tree – Wat Bang Kung วัดบางกุ้ง

by Zhiqiang & TingyiDecember 5, 2013
Tree Temple

There are a lot of Buddhist temple in Thailand and there are a few unique and interesting ones – the Wat Bang Kung วัดบางกุ้ง is one of them.  It is actually a temple built within a huge banyan tree!  Wat Bang Kung is located in Amphawa district, Samut Songkhram.  We visited Wat Bang Kung as part […]

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Southern Thai Cuisine at Baan Ice Restaurant @ Somerset Thonglor Bangkok

by Zhiqiang & TingyiJune 17, 2013
Baan Ice Restaurant

Baan Ice Restaurant is well-known in Thailand for its southern Thai traditional cuisine and has been recommended by the countless food gurus and bloggers in Bangkok.  In Thai, Baan means “village” or in modern usage “house/home”.  Ice is the name of the the young restaurant owner who brought his grandparents’ popular Nakorn Sri Tamarat (in […]

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Enjoying Great Music & Food at Bangkok Citadines Sukhumvit 11 Mulligan’s Irish Bar & Restaurant

by Zhiqiang & TingyiMay 27, 2013
Mulligans Restaurant Pub Sukhumvit Bangkok Thailand

Citadines Sukhumvit 11 Bangkok is perfect for travellers looking for a place that are near to most tourist attractions and also provides for a range of entertainment and dining options.  What makes this hotel in the hip Sukhumvit area even better is its in-house bar and restaurant – Mulligan’s Irish Bar & Restaurant Bangkok. Mulligan’s Irish […]

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Exploring the World while Shopping at Bangkok Terminal 21 Shopping Mall

by Zhiqiang & TingyiMarch 6, 2013
Bangkok Terminal 21 Shopping

When in Bangkok – you never run out of shopping opportunities be it in Pratunam, Platinum Mall, Sampeng Lane or Chatuchak Market as evident from our suggested Bangkok itineraries.  We thought no other shopping places could amaze us but we were very surprised with what Terminal 21 had to offer!  Terminal 21 at Sukhumvit is […]

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Review of Somerset Sukhumvit Thonglor Apartments at Bangkok

by Zhiqiang & TingyiJanuary 27, 2013
Somerset Sukhumvit thonglor

Located in Soi Thonglor, one of Bangkok’s most popular expatriate districts, Somerset Sukhumvit Thonglor is close to the financial and business districts with entertainment, nightlife, shopping and restaurants nearby.  During our recent trip to Bangkok, PassportChop had the opportunity to check out 2 Ascott properties – Citadines Sukhumvit 11 Bangkok and Somerset Sukhumvit Thonglor.  Read on […]

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Day Trip from Bangkok to Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

by Zhiqiang & TingyiJanuary 6, 2013
Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

Having checked out the Maeklong Train Market and Evening Amphawa Floating Market during our last trip to Bangkok, we decided to check out the famous Morning Damnoen Saduak Floating Market (ตลาดน้ำดำเนินสะดวก) – this is the floating market you see in most Bangkok postcards.  Damnoen Saduak in Ratchaburi is about 109 kilometres south of Bangkok (approximately […]

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Review of Citadines Sukhumvit 11 Apart’Hotel at Bangkok

by Zhiqiang & TingyiDecember 27, 2012
Citadines Sukhumvit 11

Located in the heart of Sukhumvit, Citadines Sukhumvit 11 Bangkok is perfect for travellers looking for a place that are near to most tourist attractions and also provides for a range of entertainment and dining options. During our weekend getaway trip to Bangkok,we stayed in the small but cozy Studio Executive room at Citadines Sukhumvit […]

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Damnoen Saduak Floating Market & Shopping Getaway at Bangkok with Ascott Properties

by Zhiqiang & TingyiDecember 11, 2012
Bangkok Shopping Trip

PassportChop was back in Bangkok over a long holiday weekend – this time with Ascott properties at Citadines Sukhumvit 11 Bangkok and Somerset Sukhumvit Thonglor Bangkok. For a detailed day-by-day itinerary, you can download our PassportChop.com Bangkok Weekend Floating Market & Shopping Getaway Itinerary with Ascott Properties.  You can also download our other PassportChop.com Bangkok […]

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Bangkok Alex’s Fashion Tailor at Amari Watergate Hotel

by Zhiqiang & TingyiDecember 3, 2012
Alex Fashion Bangkok Thailand

During our recent visit to Bangkok, we decided to check out Alex’s Fashion at Amari Watergate Hotel to tailor a few custom-made shirts and pants. Alex’s Fashion came highly recommended from a number of Singapore forums e.g. Hardwarezone as well as Flyertalk and other Australian forums. We just had to see how good is it […]

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