Thailand is definitely an exciting place but the big question is where to stay in order to experience authentic Thai while keeping up with your lifestyle. Thailand is more than Phuket and Phuket villas. And, here are some suggestions where you can enjoy, have fun, and keep your lifestyle.
Forget the Kho San Road area if you had enough of backpacking in Thailand but head to the more expensive Bangkok Riverside. The place is beautiful and very scenic and blessed with many of Bangkok’s iconic landmarks including Royal palaces, temples, and shrines. Bangkok Riverside accommodations are comparable to 5-star hotels and luxury Phuket villas, and it will never disappoint upscale travelers. It is also the best place to take closer look at everyday Thai living. There is so much fun in taking the ferry ride with dinner option. Splurge your dollars at the Flower Market and at Asiatique market and bring home authentic Thai souvenirs. Enjoy temple tours and get mesmerized over the amazing architectures of Wat Arun or Temple of the Dawn, the Giant reclining Buddha, and Wat Phra Kaeo. Bangkok Riverside luxury accommodations are at par with pampering and upscale services of Phuket Villas so you get to enjoy a different but real Thai experience.
Without doubt, Sukhamvit is one of Thailand’s modern and upscale areas. If you’ve the money to burn, stay in one of the luxury hotels or luxury Thai villas for rent where sunset view is one of its assets. Enjoy shopping at Bangkok’s best shopping centers and dine at the best restaurants. If you love clubbing, Sukhamvit area has the best clubs and it’s the location of known Thai high-class red-lights places like Nana and Soi Cowboy. Staying in Sukhamvit area is having an easy gateway to different Thailand attractions like Phuket so you can drop your Phuket villas and enjoy Thailand’s famous red-district nightlife while keeping up a lifestyle.
If you’re after green living, Silom is the place to stay while in Thailand. It’s where Lumphini Park is, which is best for jogging, running or strolling in style. The upscale Banyan Tree is situated here so you can easily rub elbows with Thai elite travelers. Silom is very accessible and there are Skytrain or MRT stations surrounding the area. If there are luxury villas for rent in Phuket for a family, there are also luxury family villas in Lumphini Park area that are away from the noise or busy Bangkok so families enjoy cosmopolitan living and quiet surroundings.
Thailand offers modern and cosmopolitan living as well as countryside and slum everyday living that makes it a dynamic and one of a kind travel destination.