Bangkok Encounter (Lonely Planet Encounters)
What Will Your Bangkok Encounter Be?
...grabbing a quick spicy meal streetside, or taking your time over mouthwatering seafood (p168)
...shopping till your credit card pleads for mercy at the mother of all Bangkok malls, Mah Boon Krong (p24)
...joining clubbers in their almost-holy pursuit of sanuk (fun) from midnight till dawn (p166)
...turning the tables - watching the tour
A beat-up old car, a few dollars in the pocket and a sense of adventure. In 1972 that’s all Tony and Maureen Wheeler needed for the trip of a lifetime – across Europe and Asia overland to Australia. It took several months, and at the end – broke but inspired – they sat at their kitchen table writing and stapling together their first travel guide, Across Asia on the Cheap. Within a week th...more