from Bangkok Honeymoon Planner
Wat Po, Thanon Maha Rat, +66 (02) 222-0094. Home of the gold-leaf
covered Reclining Buddha, this temple is the citys oldest and the
largest in Thailand. Its also home to massage school which teaches
the art of traditional Thai massage; visitors can sign up for an invigorating
National Museum, Thanon Naphratad 1, +66 (02) 224-1405. Housed
in a former palace, this museum showcases Thai art as well as archaeology.
Grand Palace, Thanon Nophralan, +66 (02) 224-1833. The former home of
the Thai royal family, this site offers free English tours, although guests
must be dressed modestly.
Baan Jim Thompson, Soi Kasem San 2, off Siam Square, +66 (02) 215-0122.
The home to the lost American architect, Jim Thompson, who brought Thailands
silk trade to fame.
Chatuchak Weekend Market, Thanon Phahonyothin near Chatuchak Park.
This weekend market is Asias largest, offering silks, antiques,
crafts, and more.