Capital of Thailand. Bangkok also has the status of province, it is among the most visited cities in the world. Its population is over 9 million and Bangkok has an area of 1,569 km2.
Majestic and sprawling, it is also exhilaratingly modern and fascinatingly traditional, with centuries-old wooden houses blending seamlessly with skyscrapers, as well as the flavors of pad thai, cooked vegetables, and sidewalk kebabs that attract old regulars as well as crowds of trendy young people. Bangkok will never cease to surprise you, at every corner.
Silom is the main area for gay tourism. Although the whole area is open and totally promiscuous, the district has three main streets: Silom Soi 4, the avenue where the majority of gay bars are concentrated and Silom Soi 2, the avenue favored by the local gay scene.