PHLOEN CHIT

Busy by day and quiet by night, Phloen Chit is the city’s international business district. Boasting some of the tallest office buildings, fanciest hotels and several embassies, including the American and British, Phloen Chit’s upscale restaurants and cafes are far busier at mid-day than they are in the evening. Did we hear someone say power lunch?
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