RATCHATHEWI

Located at the intersection of Petchburi Road and Phaya Thai Road, Ratchathewi offers a great place to take some iconic Bangkok photos. It also has large, exciting shopping destinations such as the MBK Center and Siam Discovery mall, world-class cultural destinations such as National Stadium and Bangkok Arts & Culture Center as well as hip eating and drinking for Thai university students, edgy expats, seasoned backpackers and neighborhood locals in the outdoor Cocowalk development.
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Canadian suspect of Singapore bank robbery to be ‘sent abroad’: Thai police

Canadian suspect of Singapore bank robbery to be ‘sent abroad’: Thai police

A Canadian suspected of robbing a Singapore bank of THB782,000 will be sent abroad, but police did not say whether he would be sent to Singapore or Canada.

Young Canadian arrested in Bangkok hostel after robbing bank in Singapore

Young Canadian arrested in Bangkok hostel after robbing bank in Singapore

The Canadian man wanted in Singapore for allegedly robbing Standard Chartered Bank and walking away with SGD30,000 has been arrested in Bangkok.

Bus No. 536 breaks free from tow truck, slams into police booth on Petchburi

Bus No. 536 breaks free from tow truck, slams into police booth on Petchburi

A Euro bus No. 536 broke free from the tow truck that was pulling it this morning and slammed into a police booth on Petchburi Road. 

Banned from sidewalk, vendors set up food carts on street

Banned from sidewalk, vendors set up food carts on street

After City Hall evicted hundreds of street vendors in Pratunam area last month, a dozen reportedly occupied part of the road to set up their shops last night.

Transport official says he will investigate Airport Rail Link over stranded passengers

Transport official says he will investigate Airport Rail Link over stranded passengers

Some passengers fainted because the air ventilation system stopped working

Bangkokians forced to walk on Airport Rail Link track after train stopped working

Bangkokians forced to walk on Airport Rail Link track after train stopped working

Dozens of Bangkokians were forced to walk on the Airport Rail Link’s tracks this morning as they were evacuated from a train to another due to a power outage.

2 kids, including baby, among 6 injured in apartment fire

2 kids, including baby, among 6 injured in apartment fire

Firefighters rescued 6 people trapped inside apartment

Kawaii kitty! Bangkok gets cute at Hello Kitty Run (PHOTO ESSAY)

Kawaii kitty! Bangkok gets cute at Hello Kitty Run (PHOTO ESSAY)

The air turned pink and Bangkok became the epitome of cuteness on Sunday morning as Hello Kitty led over 5,000 fans in a five-kilometer run.

Disabled activist hits back at thoughtless people parking in disabled spaces (VIDEO)

Manit Inpim, a famous activist who rallies to improve the lives of disabled people in Thailand, showed what happens when inconsiderate people make simple mistakes like parking in...

Holy Kitty: Bangkok gets cute with Hello Kitty Run

Holy Kitty: Bangkok gets cute with Hello Kitty Run

FYI, Hello Kitty is a girl, not a cat. Hello Kitty, the classic Sanrio character adored by all Asian girls worldwide, will lead her troops of cat ladies and gentlemen in a 5k...