Khao San Road

iReport: A temple of calm in the eye of the Bangkok storm

iReport: A temple of calm in the eye of the Bangkok storm

A German iReporter explores Wat Bowon Niwet, a highly under-rated city temple near Khao San Road
Snap! The 6 most clichéd Bangkok tourist photo ops of all time

Snap! The 6 most clichéd Bangkok tourist photo ops of all time

How many of these top tourist Bangkok snapshots can you count among your own pictorial souvenirs of the city?
Bangkok's most bizarre eating experiences

Bangkok's most bizarre eating experiences

Check out flying chickens, masked ninjas and dancing robots at these eight unique city restaurants
Bangkok's street artisans do it for freedom, not cash

Bangkok's street artisans do it for freedom, not cash

City street vendors explain why hawking their own wares is far better than sitting in an office
Thai tourism taking 'unfair' beating

Thai tourism taking 'unfair' beating

Despite most of the country being flood free, international arrivals have fallen. Some industry players blame the media
Stress, anxiety as Bangkok residents wait for the worst

Stress, anxiety as Bangkok residents wait for the worst

Mixed messages, uncertainty and constant warnings are taking a toll. Plus: How the city’s tourists are handling the situation
10 easy ways to look like a tourist in Bangkok

10 easy ways to look like a tourist in Bangkok

Wear a Chang beer singlet. Get groped by a ladyboy. This is the advice you need if you want to fit in with the local tourist crowd
Feeding frenzy: Thailand's fish spas nibble on despite health fears

Feeding frenzy: Thailand's fish spas nibble on despite health fears

Owners explain safety precautions while customers pooh-pooh the risks
A clinic for Bangkok’s poor, ailing masses-- backpackers included

A clinic for Bangkok’s poor, ailing masses-- backpackers included

Deadly dog bites, STDs and pregnancy scares. One kind-hearted man’s clinic near Khao San Road deals with it all, and for free
Where to find Bangkok’s best fish and chips

Where to find Bangkok’s best fish and chips

There are times in life when nothing but a visit to the old chippy will do. Get your fried fish fix at these five city restaurants
5 hip Bangkok bars to try this weekend

5 hip Bangkok bars to try this weekend

When you're tired of hitting the same old watering holes, give thanks to Bangkok's never-ending supply of happening hot spots
Gallery: Street style on Khao San Road

Gallery: Street style on Khao San Road

Bangkok’s favorite backpacker hangout attracts a motley crew of travelers. Here, some of them share their fashion inspiration
Khao San Road’s top 11 drinking holes

Khao San Road’s top 11 drinking holes

Long gone are the days when Khao San Road was just for hippie tourists in search of cheap cocktails. The founder of KhanSanRoad.com lists his favorite nightlife picks
Puked on and cussed at: One night behind the wheel of a Bangkok taxi

Puked on and cussed at: One night behind the wheel of a Bangkok taxi

We sent a writer out on the night shift, armed with a bottle of Red Bull, to see if he could turn a profit as a city taxi driver
Where to watch the World Cup in Bangkok

Where to watch the World Cup in Bangkok

From outdoor fan zones to slick pubs, here are some of the top Bangkok venues to enjoy every moment of football triumph and heartbreak
Streets of your City: A walk through Bangkok’s historic Thanon Tanao

Streets of your City: A walk through Bangkok’s historic Thanon Tanao

Chinese-style shophouses, shrines and deep-fried snacks. This old Bangkok neighborhood is a flash back to the Bangkok of yore
Mixed moods: Tourists party on Khao San Rd near shrines for Bangkok protest dead

Mixed moods: Tourists party on Khao San Rd near shrines for Bangkok protest dead

Protests continue, but locals and tourists won't be deterred from ringing in the Thai new year