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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Freeing cobras at CentralWorld was man’s latest mall outburst (Video)

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Last night’s bizarre, serpentine spectacle in front of a Bangkok shopping mall was just the latest in a series of similar incidents involving a volatile man now in protective...

Chaos at CentralWorld as man with knife releases snakes

Chaos at CentralWorld as man with knife releases snakes

A chaotic scene involving a man, at least two snakes and possible self-harm was playing out in front of the CentralWorld shopping mall early this evening. An unidentified man...

Evacuees say no fire alarms heard at CentralWorld

Evacuees say no fire alarms heard at CentralWorld

Some of those who escaped the acrid smoke and flames at CentralWorld last night took to social media today to criticize the mall’s alarm and evacuation systems. In numerous...

2 killed in CentralWorld mall blaze (Updated)

2 killed in CentralWorld mall blaze (Updated)

At least two people were killed when a fire broke out at the CentralWorld shopping mall Wednesday night. Two people leaped to their deaths to escape flames on the eighth floor,...

New parkside jazz club coming from crew behind Liberation and Rabbit Hole

New parkside jazz club coming from crew behind Liberation and Rabbit Hole

The folks behind some of Bangkok’s hottest new watering holes will bring jazz and cocktails to swanky Langsuan Road later this year. Hot on the heels of their latest,...

Crowd of hundreds greets opening of Thailand’s first Taco Bell (PHOTOS)

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Savoey’s food is still just so-so, but its East meets West desserts are gourmet-level good

Savoey’s food is still just so-so, but its East meets West desserts are gourmet-level good

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Go, Man, Go: Popular smoothie truck Manhattan Mango opens first shop in Chitlom

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Is Uno Mas’ monthly brunch with endless tapas, jamon, and bubbly one of the best values in Bangkok?

Is Uno Mas’ monthly brunch with endless tapas, jamon, and bubbly one of the best values in Bangkok?

We once asked a local restaurateur for Bangkok food tips, and among them was: Uno Mas’s monthly “Domingo Fabuloso” brunch is one of the best values in town. We promptly...

Joe Jonas and his DNCE squad to perform in Bangkok

Joe Jonas and his DNCE squad to perform in Bangkok

If you still follow Joe Jonas from the Disney Channel—also a former member of the Jonas Brothers—you’d know that he ditched Disney and went for the dance-rock aesthetic...