'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other'. New York Times This eBook offering is an excerpt of Lonely Planet's latest Thailand guide book and includes: 'Bangkok' chapter 'Understanding Thailand' chapter 'Need to know' Chapter Bangkok map A trip to Bangkok is akin to riding in a tuk-tuk. It sweeps you up and carries you off at break-neck speed, hot wind tugging at your clothes and stinging your eyes. When you finally emerge, exhilarated and satisfied, you realise Bangkok is a city like no other. This guide is the result of research by dedicated authors and local experts who immersed themselves in Bangkok, finding unique experiences, and sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed. This guide includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights, cultural information, maps, transport tips and a few best kept secrets - all the essentials to get to the heart of Bangkok. Coverage includes: Bangkok & around, Bangkok for Children, History, Sights, Walking Tours, Courses, Dangers & Annoyances, Floating Markets, Sleeping, Eating, Entertainment, Shopping, Transport. Lonely Planet's Thailand guide is researched and written by China Williams, Mark Beales, Catherine Bodry, Brandon Presser, Tim Bewer, Austin Bush Check out Lonely Planet's other eBook guides including Discover Thailand.