Bangkok for Kids
Links and Resources for Bangkok and Thailand

Bangkok

Thailand Smart Guides

This is a series of websites and blogs that offer plenty of useful information about boutique hotels, about Silom and the Sukhumvit area. These three sites also contain growing blogs with an impressive repository of information about many aspects of life in Bangkok.

Useful phone numbers:

Emergency

  • Emergency services 191
  • Fire department 199
  • Tourist police 1155

Hospitals

  • Bangkok International 02 310 3000
  • Sukhumvit Hospital 02 391 0011

Maternity Services

Bumrungrad International Hospital (tel: +662 667 1000) and Samitivej Hospital They also have a children's hospital.

Thailand

News and advice

The British Embassy keep an up-to-date list of dangers, flash points and political developments. Essential travel advice - www.fco.gov.uk

The Bangkok Post is the best English language newspaper available in Thailand. You can find it online and often free in hotel lobbies, cafes etc.

Thailand Life is an interesting blog about getting married to a Thai woman and experiencing Thai culture. It also has lots of useful reviews of hotels and restaurants - www.thailandlife.info

Thailand Trains is a growing resource with information about hotels near stations, places to visit, timetables, station guides and lots more.

Travel Guides

We recommend the following guides to popular beach destinations in Thailand:

Villa Hire

Sunrise Villa in Thong Nai Pan - 3 bedroom luxury villa in Thong Nai Pan ideal for families wanting a beach holiday in Koh Phangan

Social Media

Weather

BangkokVoices

 

 

Bangkok Boutique Hotels guide to Sukhumvit