PHRA KHANONG

An up-and-coming residential area between Ekkamai and On Nut, Phra Khanong offers great, affordable places to live as well as the ever-popular outdoor food court and beer garden, W District. The Phra Khanong fresh market is a great place to pick up groceries and spices on the cheap and the neighborhood also boasts some hip art galleries and bars.
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Down-to-earth district: Exploring Sukhumvit’s Punnawithi neighborhood

Down-to-earth district: Exploring Sukhumvit’s Punnawithi neighborhood

PRESENTED BY As the skytrain snakes its way down Sukhumvit Road, the scene changes from busy office areas and tourist zones to local neighborhoods filled with hidden gems...

Down-to-earth district: Exploring Sukhumvit’s Punnawithi neighborhood

Girl, 3, beaten to death with broomstick for pooping in bed

A 3-year-old girl was beaten to death by her uncle and aunt at their apartment on On Nut soi 46 for simply defecating in her bed on Monday night Sompong Puangsombat, 27; and...

Girl, 3, beaten to death with broomstick for pooping in bed

Chuwit jailed for 2 years over 2003 Sukhumvit bar demolition

Politician Chuwit Kamolvisit has been jailed for two years for destroying several bars in the heart of Bangkok in 2003 The massage parlour tycoon-turned-politician was...

Chuwit jailed for 2 years over 2003 Sukhumvit bar demolition

Kilombu: Art and performances at Sukhumvit warehouse challenge the mainstream

Cecê Nobre or Yik, an “anthropological artist” based in Thailand, has teamed up with Training Ground to launch an art exhibition named “Kilombu: Chapter 1” Set in a...

Kilombu: Art and performances at Sukhumvit warehouse challenge the mainstream

Hi-so meets high street at NYLON fashion festival 

Forget being a fast-fashion victim and waiting for the end-of-season sales -- because the best things don’t go on sale NYLON Thailand brings to Bangkok its High Street...

Hi-so meets high street at NYLON fashion festival 

Promotional model saved by inflatable mattress after jumping 16 floors (VIDEO)

A suicidal woman was saved from certain death after she jumped from the 16th floor of a Bangkok condominium and landed on an inflatable mattress set up by rescue workers...

Promotional model saved by inflatable mattress after jumping 16 floors (VIDEO)

7 reasons we’re moving to Sukhumvit Soi 77

Presented by  There’s a new breed of city dweller, and we’re not talking about mutant monitor lizards Young families, style-conscious entrepreneurs, and those who...

7 reasons we’re moving to Sukhumvit Soi 77

Chuwit’s fate for 2003 bar demolition postponed until October by court

The Bangkok South Municipal Court this morning postponed the final ruling on politician Chuwit Kamolvisit, who destroyed several bars in the heart of Bangkok in 2003 Chuwit...

Chuwit’s fate for 2003 bar demolition postponed until October by court

Watch, participate in sharing opinions about Aunt Andre through poetry

Poets can find inspiration by just staring at a shoe or by doing a whole lot of thinking and feeling or doing a whole lot of nothing Now these poets have the opportunity to...

Watch, participate in sharing opinions about Aunt Andre through poetry

Taste the French kebab revolution at Soi Keb

COCONUTS HOT SPOT – The owner of Soi Keb, Natsumi, explained to me in a light French accent that in Paris an interesting phenomenon is taking place: People are...

Taste the French kebab revolution at Soi Keb