Dusit, was the old royalty area of Bangkok hold many cultural treasures.
approx 4kms from Siam Centre.
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- major transport systems BTS (skytrain) and MRT (Subvway) DO NOT access this area, you'll need to use public buses otherwise taxi car, tuktuk or motor bike.
- Nearby inland canal Saen Saep for express transfer behind the city into zone of Bang Lamphu, Rattanakosin and Chinatown, which connect with the Chao Phraya river which is serviced by ferry boat Chao Phraya river ferry
Accommodation - Minor
this area is not generally considered for accommodation
Old royal area and a lovely family zoo and adjoins several key cultural zones
Photo album "Icons Dusit"
Generally the photos here are "collage" which are location and website linked.
So many worthy nominees, Bangkok (Thailand) is a champion of culinary taste delights.
- A major aspect of local culture is street food, if you need a few tips try Thai food $1 Menu, ideally you should have a local host or a few drinks to give you the confidence to try (try NOT die).
- Dusit, being next to grand palace zone of Rattanakosin is generally expected to be quiet, however being a back packers it's home to Nightlife zone khao San Road, it's not just for the young at heart, it's mixing pot of night bazaar trendy bars and clubs
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