Living in Bangkok

Bangkok is a huge city but I believe I’ve gathered a decent amount of resources to start you off. If you know of more please contact me and I’ll check them out.

Guides for Bangkok…

AngloINFO Bangkok
Living in and moving to Bangkok, Thailand.

All Bangkok
Thailand Travel PR News, Holiday & Hotel Deals in Bangkok.

Provides an organised way for British women to meet on a regular basis.
Bangkok Hotels, Tours, Lifestyle and Travel Information Guide (extensive information in their side nav).
Bangkok and Thailand City Guide.

Bangkok Expat (with forum)
Bangkok apartments, expat relocation, Bangkok serviced apartments, Bangkok property…

Bangkok Picture
Decent articles on living in Bangkok.

Bangkok Tennis
The who, what, where, and when guide.

Bangkok Transportation: How to Get Around in Bangkok’s Traffic
Detailed, one page guide to the transportation you will find in Bangkok.
Bangkok Online Guide, includes forum.

Bangkok travel guide.


Daily Thai news you can’t find anywhere else.

Bangkok Radio
Live via internet!

Bangkok Post
The World’s Window to Thailand.

The Nation
Bangkok’s Independent Newspaper.


Bangkok Day Trips

Lonely Planet
Bangkok Travel Guide and Travel Information

Taxi Drivers…

Bangkok Taxi
Taxi Services in Bangkok (not verified).


BTS (Skytrain)
Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Company Limited.

MRT (Underground)
Bangkok Metro Public Company Limited.

Rental Cars: Bangkok Car Hire (with driver)

Rental Cars: Budget

Rental Cars: Avis

Thai Railways (official site)

Thai Railways

Minibus Transfer Bangkok to Pattaya
Quick and easy Bangkok airport transfer.


Bangkok Thailand Guide
360 Virtual tours attractions, accommodation, restaurants, events.

Book Stores…


Books Mango

Dasa Book Cafe:
Secondhand Bookshop – Used Books in English and other languages.

DCO Books From Thailand
Thailand Book shop – will deliver by motorcycle taxi…

Female Focus…

Bangkok Network of Women.

Acorn Overseas
Worthwhile volunteering projects in Thailand.

Bangkok Baby
For all those who love the beautiful Bangkok.

Bangkok Books Swapping!
Get together and swap books in BKK.

Bangkok Living
Share your favourite places and things to do in and around Bangkok. Make new friends.
This group is for events in Bangkok that’s are must go shows, we’ll keep you posted on information and details within scene.

English girls in Bangkok
Why not see how many of us are in Bangkok, and meet up sometime…

Farang Girls in Bangkok
A Network of Girls in and around Bangkok and Thailand.

Thai Visa Runs
Please tell of your experiences, good or bad, of your trips out of the country. Any advice? Any Great tours? Any easier way?

We love Thailand
A bilingual group for everybody who loves Thailand or anything Thai for that matter.

Clubs / Groups…

Alliance Française de Bangkok, Thailand

Meet People in Bangkok. A social community to join events and make friends in Bangkok.

British Club Bangkok
Sports, Bridge, Quiz nights, decent food and more. And no, you don’t have to be British…

Bangkok International Book Club

Bangkok International Rugby Sevens
An annual, Club-level tournament that is open to international participation for Open Men’s & Women’s teams.

Bangkok Meetup Groups –

Bangkok Spanish Language Meetup Group

FCCT-The Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand

Royal Bangkok Sports Club

Siam Society – Thailand
Promotes the preservation of Thai heritage, culture, art, nature, wildlife, flora, through its study trips, lectures, museum, exhibitions, and publications.

Scandinavian Society Siam
The Society for Scandinavians and Thais in Bangkok and Thailand.

The Southerners
An informal, non-commercial Bangkok club of expats and Thais who enjoy a game of sport in a friendly environment.

Women’s Clubs…

American Women’s Club of Thailand, Bangkok

Australian-New Zealand Women’s Group

Bangkok Mothers and Babies International
A mother-led volunteer organization that provides information, support and companionship for pregnant women, mothers of babies and small children.

British Women’s Group Bangkok

International Women’s Club of Thailand

Art / Design…

Chiangmai-yeah-yeah, Khonkan-hu-rayyy: Contemporary art & culture, Thailand.

Gallery of art, Event Space, Art Class, Art Workshop.

Rama IX Art Museum Foundation
Website of Thai Contemporary and Modern art.


Bangkok Forum ThaiVisa

Music / Entertainment…

Bangkok Music Scene

Food: Grocery Delivery…

Tesco Lotus

Tops Market

Villa Market

Food: Delivery…

Food by Phone
A delivery service that picks up meals from your favourite restaurants and delivers them to your home or office within an hour.

Food Panda
I haven’t had success with them but I’m lucky that way.

JJ delivery service company
Bangkok best Thai fast food and product home delivery service.

Oishi Group
Japanese restaurant.

Food: Restaurants…

Health Food Stores & Vegetarian Restaurants in Bangkok
HappyCow compassionate eating guide.



A full-range Internet and business solutions provider.

Maids in Bangkok…

Maid In Thai
Housekeeping / maid services, cooks / chefs for homes or hotels, nannies, elderly care.


Free Bangkok maps
Map of Bangkok Metropolis Area.

Groovy Map
Asia’s bestselling city orientation maps.

Nancy Chandler
Unique Thai Maps, Cards and Gifts.

Living and teaching in Bangkok, Thailand.

Bangkok Scams
Thailand scams, Thai gem scam, tailor scams.
Your one-stop guide to dining, nightlife and living in Bangkok.

Bangkok Daily Noise Level.

Online Shopping, msc…

craigslist: thailand
Classifieds for jobs, apartments, personals, for sale, services, community, and events.

History of Bangkok:

Old Hotels of Bangkok
Interesting Remnants of Bangkok’s Recent Past.