Khao San Road in Bangkok. Reviews, tips and photos of Khao San Road


Khao San Road
The word Khaosan in Thai means rice, this use to be a place where rice is sold (uncooked) that's where the name came from. Now it is the gate way for economy class tourist where cheap accommodations and active night life is offered.Khao San Road is the place where you can find people from different countries around ... According to the Tourism Authority of Thailand, Khao San Road

The night life in Khaosan is very lively from cheap street side restaurants to large establishments. The ambiance is quite unique a mixture of foreign tourist and young locals in a present day street side Bangkok setting with international music.

Many services are offered here from hair beads services to 10 baht Padthai (Thai stir fried noodles).
It is a nice place for people watching. It is a gathering place of people from all over the world. People from each country with different culture and background are unique. If you are an observer you will see a behavior pattern which will identify the origin of people from each country. Just sit have a beer and relax enjoy watching the world go by.


Khao San is Thailand's famous backpacker ghetto.

Out in the street, young travelers nurse beers at plastic tables, while others line up at food stalls to sample sliced pineapple, vegetarian noodles and banana pancakes. Tuk-tuk drivers hail passengers at the corner, while Indian tailors pace the sidewalk in front of their stores, chanting their standard mantra ("Sir, try a suit. Very good price, sir."). Sidewalk vendors hawk jewelry and cigarette lighters, bootleg tapes and fake press passes; storefront vendors sell souvenirs ranging from Nepalese jackets to Balinese masks to novelty T-shirts that read "SEX INSTRUCTOR (First Lesson Free)."


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