Best hip hostels in Bangkok: Where to stay on a budget, in style

Bangkok still reigns as the world’s favorite destination — for the fourth year in a row, apparently, with nearly 23 million foreign visitors in 2018, according to a recently released Mastercard travel report.  Thailand’s capital city has plenty of holiday (or staycation) accommodation options, whether you’re after world-class, ultra-luxury properties, mid-range boutique hotels (some are ...

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Tourists are all over this new ‘Bubble Igloo’ hotel in Thailand’s Khao Yai National Park

Tourists are all over this new ‘Bubble Igloo’ hotel in Thailand’s Khao Yai National Park

No need to fly to Bali just to chillax at the famed Bubble Hotel (which we tried, and found insanely hot and rather disappointing) — we’ve got our own plastic...

Sleep Sanctuaries in Bangkok: Where to go for a midday, after-work, or lunch hour power nap

Sleep Sanctuaries in Bangkok: Where to go for a midday, after-work, or lunch hour power nap

Rough night leaving you unproductive at work the next day? Visits to dessert cafes around town leaving you in a food coma? And — horror upon horrors — no double or...

The ultimate splash-proof guide to eating, drinking, and Songkran-ing at Siam Paragon

The ultimate splash-proof guide to eating, drinking, and Songkran-ing at Siam Paragon

| Coconuts Bangkok x Siam Paragon | Much drier than out in the Songkran warzone.

Best boutique hotels in Bangkok: Where to find cool, quirky, and charming stays in the city

Best boutique hotels in Bangkok: Where to find cool, quirky, and charming stays in the city

For unconventional, unique stays.

Inside Bangkok’s Little Zoo Cafe, where you can cuddle with corgis, meerkats, foxes and more (UPDATED)

Inside Bangkok’s Little Zoo Cafe, where you can cuddle with corgis, meerkats, foxes and more (UPDATED)

As soon as I walked into Little Zoo Cafe, located in Siam Square Soi 11 in Bangkok’s Pathum Wan district, a lively yellow-crested cockatoo named “Heng Heng” — which...

We tried a training session at Crossover Gym in Stadium One, and it pushed us way, way to our limits

We tried a training session at Crossover Gym in Stadium One, and it pushed us way, way to our limits

Sitting four stories above Stadium One, aka Southeast Asia’s largest sports and lifestyle mall, is Crossover Gym, a new-ish open-concept, one room workout studio that’s...

Coconuts Colloquiums, part deux: Bangkok’s food scene – the good, the bad, the ugly (PHOTOS)

Coconuts Colloquiums, part deux: Bangkok’s food scene – the good, the bad, the ugly (PHOTOS)

We put on another Colloquium in Bangkok last week — the second edition of our new(ish) event series that patches together elements of a panel discussion, Happy Hour, and...

Mahanakhon Skywalk: We tried Bangkok’s highest glass skywalk, and it’s a terrifying thrill

Mahanakhon Skywalk: We tried Bangkok’s highest glass skywalk, and it’s a terrifying thrill

A glass skywalk that would make most of us squeal in terror has become the latest attraction of Bangkok. At 310 meters high, with glass flooring extending over the edge of King...

Daddy & The Muscle Academy: Siam boutique serves up butterbeer, fortune telling booth, and cool Thai designer threads

Daddy & The Muscle Academy: Siam boutique serves up butterbeer, fortune telling booth, and cool Thai designer threads

Daddy & The Muscle Academy seems to call out from across Siam Square. Despite being in the dead center of Thailand’s hipster paradise — where each store, tea shop, and...


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Coconuts Bangkok City guides

These are your comprehensive guides to Bangkok’s various neighborhoods and, for the more adventurous, for trips outside to city to see the rest of what this glorious country has to offer. Want to spend the weekend trying Thai craft beers and checking out traditional pottery? You can do that on Koh Kret. Want to traverse a waterfall that has seven different levels of heaven? Try Erawan. Interested in sleeping in a treehouse on the outskirts of Bangkok? We know all about it. We can even tell you where you can enjoy a cocktail while sitting in a tube and floating down a lazy Thai river. It’s all in our City Guides.