The centre of the backpackers' universe is bursting with fun, tacky and useful things to blow your baht on. Its ubiquitous travel shops can arrange your outward journey, whether it be flights, trains or bus tickets.
Take the train and Ferry to Saphan Taksin and walk to Khao San Rd.
Siam Paragon is an immensely popular shopping mall housing a host of international high-end fashion brands, Southeast Asia’s largest aquarium, a 16-screen Cineplex, and a comprehensive selection of world cuisine.
Over to Siam Discovery and amazed at how many shops there are.
21/100 Banyan Tree Hotel, South Sathon Road, Sathon Sathon, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Vertigo offers an al fresco dining experience set atop a roof terrace overlooking the glittering cityscape of Bangkok – a grill-and-bar experience that is Asia's first. Dine on fork-tender seafood and premium steaks while feasting your eyes on the city's vast skyline.
Go to the Vertigo bar at the Banyan Tree hotel for sunset drinks.
It was only open for Dinner and could only go up for drinks after 10.30 pm.