Tuk-Tuks in Bangkok

On September 28, 2015, Posted by , In Tips and Guides,Uncategorized, By ,,, , With No Comments

Tuk-tuks are a Bangkok novelty that’s more about the experience than practicality.   Tuk-tuks are 3-wheeled motor-buggies that emboldens its passengers with open carriage roadside sets and revving action for some wild rides on the town when you’re in need of a fresh outlook on things. Out on the town…

Mini-vans in Bangkok

On September 25, 2015, Posted by , In Tips and Guides,Uncategorized, By ,,, , With No Comments

Mini-vans are faster than buses and much cheaper than taxis when you’re making longer hauls to parts of greater Bangkok   The basics of mini-vans Consider a mini-van when you want to spend a fraction of what a round-trip taxi would cost, in a comfortable and cool cabin that surpasses…

Motorcycle Taxis in Bangkok

Taking advantage of the spaces between gridlocked cars that are off-limits internationally during traffic, it’s not unusual to see more foreigners on the backs of motorcycle taxis so much anymore.    Motorcycle taxis are great under the right conditions Motorcycle taxis are mainly used when you’re on a schedule and…

Public Buses in Bangkok

Jumping on the public bus will reward you with some impressive knowledge about Bangkok’s streets and the nation’s underlying culture.  But you will be required to have your wits about you. Public buses can stop and pick you up just about anywhere and not only bus stops.  They offer lots…

The bus rapid transit system in Bangkok (BRT)

The concept of the Bus Rapid Transit system (BRT) is to bring the level of quality and services of Bangkok’s popular skytrain and subway – to express buses with their own private road lanes.   Officially open in 2011, the BRT runs on dedicated road lanes separated by concrete barriers…

Bangkok’s Subway System for Starters

Bangkok’s subway system lets you live in a less expensive part of midtown, provides access to downtown Bangkok and takes you to some useful places that the skytrain doesn’t. Mass Railway Transit (MRT) The Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) officially opened in 2004 and is operated by separate government entities than…