When someone mentioned going to one of the largest seafood markets in all of Thailand, I was somewhat intrigued. Then, when they told me a train runs right through the middle of it every hour, I knew I had to go. The Maeklong Railway Market is a big draw for tourists and for good reason.
After checking out Wat Phra Kaew, it was on to other parts of the compound. The Grand Palace used to be the living quarters to the King, but is now only used for ceremonial purposes. Our tour guide alluded to the fact that the residence was vacated due to a lack of air conditioning. Instead
My first stop in Thailand was Bangkok, where I stayed at Hotel Muse. Located right near Siam Paragon, and within walking distance to Lumphini Park, this is a great spot to stay while in Bangkok if you are looking for something a little different from the traditional backpacking experience. The service was great and the