Why travel by plane from Los Angeles to Bangkok?
When it comes to reaching Bangkok from Los Angeles, travelers are limited to one feasible option: traveling by air. Cheap flights from Los Angeles International Airport to Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi International Airport depart on a daily basis; select from flights operated by airlines including Qatar Airways, Thai Airways, Cathay Pacific and Singapore Airlines. Upon arrival in Bangkok, taxis are available to transport travelers quickly and efficiently to the city center; alternatively, the BTS Skytrain runs between the airport and the city center and is a reliable way to travel between the two.
What is there to see and do in Bangkok?
Visitors to Bangkok may at first find the noise and crowds overwhelming; however, this is a colorful city with a plethora of cultural sites, shopping malls, bars, restaurants and more. One of the most popular things to see in Bangkok is the Grand Palace, which also houses the iconic Temple of the Emerald Buddha within its grounds. The popular backpacker street of Khao San Road is bustling with street vendors and bars, while there are also a number of upper class sky bars offering panoramic views of Bangkok: the Sky Bar atop the Lebua Hotel is one of the best known thanks to its appearance in The Hangover movie franchise.