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The epitome of the Orient: ancient and modern

Bangkok has all the pleasures and facilities of globalized life, amid a chaotic streetscape and a culture rooted in tradition. It’s these contradictions and the city’s sensory overload that keeps it inexhaustibly compelling. Crowded malls and skyscrapers coexist with historic landmarks and architectural gems that take your breath away.