Aside from being the home of the Coconuts Bangkok office, this upscale business area is like being at the intersection of the city’s best shopping. To one side you have Central Embassy, to the other side you have CentralWorld and Siam Square. In front of you are Central Chitlom and Platinum wholesale mall. And don’t get us started on all the dining options in the area.
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