Bangkok What to Pack

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  • Lightweight Clothing, Bangkok

    1. Lightweight Clothing

    Ensure that light weighted luggage bags are brought along with you and maybe extra bags if you are hoping to do a lot of shopping A shawl, sun block, shades, open light weight shoes and clothing,...

  • Bring an Empty Bag, Bangkok

    2. Bring an Empty Bag

    I always make it a point to bring a large but ultra light luggage in any of my travels, both near and far as you would not know if you would buy a lot of stuff at your destination or not and it is...

  • Dress Code for Temples, Bangkok

    3. Dress Code for Temples

    If you're planning to go to any temples, the Grand Palace in particular, make sure you bring some lightweight clothing that covers your shoulders and legs. When I went to the Grand Palace I wore light...

  • Comfortable walking shoes, Bangkok

    4. Comfortable walking shoes

    Plastic bags to put your sweaty clothes in. Good walking shoes. Cortizone to stop itching. If you're not used to the humidity, sometimes you'll feel itchy. I did. Sunscreen for the intense heat....

  • Umbrella & Raingear, Bangkok

    5. Umbrella & Raingear

    if you plan to visit thailand in general and bangkok in particular, during the rainy season in thailand (usually starts from june to october) like we did in october this year (2012). then prepare to...

  • Mosquito & Insect Repellent, Bangkok

    6. Mosquito & Insect Repellent

    Bring the least items as possible. MOST things in Thailand are cheaper than in US, NZ, AUS, Europe,... So you an take lots back with you. Sandals Unless you are working in an office - good office has...

  • Sunblock - Sunscreen, Bangkok

    7. Sunblock - Sunscreen

    if you have a fair complexion and is afraid of getting sun burned or having an accidental tan when walking around the hot and humid bangkok area, then it is best to bring sun block lotion or spray...

  • Designer Brands, Bangkok

    8. Designer Brands

    A big one to fill up NONE - They are cheaper here. Especially on the Saturday market next to Mochit Sky Train NONE - Cheaper here. There are Tescos everywhere with brand names. NONE - They are...

  • Cameras & Photography, Bangkok

    9. Cameras & Photography

    When you go to Maya Bay you will want to take a camera (obviously) . Most long tails drop you in the water where you swim over to the rope ladder and enter the beach from the back. You need to protect...

  • Adaptors and Electronics, Bangkok

    10. Adaptors and Electronics

    Many hotels in Asia have hair driers, don't bring your US one. It probably will not work. Look for the 110-230 VAC or 85-260 Vac label on your devices. It has to cover the range of 110 to 220Vac to be...

  • Tiger Balm, Bangkok

    11. Tiger Balm

    buy a luggage back if u buy too much things back. The weather is hot so dress cauasal. Bring or buy blouses or shirts for visit to Temples and 5* Restaurants. insect bite cream, tiger balm digital...

  • Maps & City Guides, Bangkok

    12. Maps & City Guides

    You have to buy a map in Bangkok. You find in the airport some free maps, the same in the hotels. Also in the streets of Bangkok have maps to see where you are. My Photos First Photo: Ratanakosin...

  • Padlocks, Bangkok

    13. Padlocks

    Don't make the same mistake that I did, and carry over a large back-pack, take the smallest bag that you feel you can carry. This will make things easier and quicker when you need to move around....

  • Wet Tissues, Bangkok

    14. Wet Tissues

    Wet tissues are a good bet in this hot and humid city. The pollution is rather bad due to the amount of traffic and the vehicles' emission. Just imagine the smoke and dust settling on your sweaty...

  • Bring dollars/baht, lots of it!!!!, Bangkok

    15. Bring dollars/baht, lots of it!!!!

    When travelling I usually bring just a few dollars and all the rest are in peso currency which I exchange to the currency of my destination. For Bangkok,...

  • Earplugs, Bangkok

    16. Earplugs

    Forget your wife, your husband, your girlfriend, your boyfriend, your mother, your father, your sister, your brother or any other travelling companion. These...

  • Pack Diligently, Bangkok

    17. Pack Diligently

    If you're flying to Thailand from the US or other distant country you will need to pack diligently to be prepared for any typical situation you may run into...

  • EXTRA bag, Bangkok

    18. EXTRA bag

    Remember to bring an extra luggage so u can buy more things. But then again...why bring when u can buy a "non-branded" one there! Cool clothes for shopping and...

  • If you are Aussie, and you are a vegemite eater..., Bangkok

    19. If you are Aussie, and you are a vegemite eater...

    I have taken to buying a tube of vegemite for trips to SE Asia. This has usually been because I miss it if I am away for a lengthy time, and the only spreads...

  • General - to be updated, Bangkok

    20. General - to be updated

    DMM - through Ameri(?) - find taxi - dont know where it is - pay 100b - about 3mins drive - 600b per night - mas in diff building - karaoke crap 1 person -...

  • Packing List, Bangkok

    21. Packing List

    Nothing, fly light, you will find anything inexpensive here!I really mean this, with less than 80 dollars you will be able to buy a backpack and to make it full...

  • Happy Couple, Bangkok

    22. Happy Couple

    Me and my boyfriend, Hower, are love travel. Sometimes we quarrel or have different comments, but we always try to find the equilibrium of each other. It's a...

  • Packing List, Bangkok

    23. Packing List


  • Packing List, Bangkok

    24. Packing List

    My rule of thumb is to take enough clothes for one week OR for the length of the trip PLUS two days, whichever is shorter. If you are traveling on business,...

  • Packing List, Bangkok

    25. Packing List

    Bring as liitle as possible. Clothing is so cheap in Bangkok, that it is easier to buy it than bring it. By not checking any luggage, you can get to your...

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