You may find yourself in Yan Nawa for a night out at Tawandang Brewery, a local German-Thai brewery that boasts a stage show where many of Bangkok’s semi-retired stars still perform. Its southern part is bordered by the Chao Phraya River, which means easy access to the ferry and amazing views at riverside restaurants and residential units.
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