The train arrived late in Bangkok, therefore I had breakfast on the train, and it feels good.
Upon reaching Hualamphong station in Bangkok, I took public train to Siam, and then walked to Lub d Hostel. I was lucky because I walked in and there is available bed for me for the night. After checking in, I took shower in their clean and comfortable toilet. My friend recommended this hotel to me and I must say that the location is very good. I can easily walk to Museum of Contemporary Art Bangkok and MBK.
The museum is quite big, I had to spend a good 4 hours in it, including lunch in a Japanese restaurant. I really enjoyed the museum.
Looks like a comfortable chair
Menu of the japanese restaurant
Udon and coke!
Exhibition by HRH Princess Maha Chaki Sirindhorn
Cool space in the museum
After museum, I decided to visit Jim Thompson House because it is within the vicinity and I could easily walk to the house. The admission ticket has included compulsory guided tour.
Public bus in Bangkok
Taxi in Bangkok
Tuk Tuk in Bangkok
Jim Thompson House Museum
In front of Jim Thompson House
Traditional dance performance
Meeting point for guided tour
Dining by the pond
My yummy early dinner: coconut, fried garlic chicken and rice
At night, I decided to see what is there at Siam, since Siam is so near from my hostel. Turns out, it was a very happening area. There was even some concert at an open area.
Happy new year 2013 in 5 days
Santa Clause is still there after Xmas
Lights and lights
Near concert area
Date: 26 December 2012
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