ABOUT THAILAND

Thailand is a wondrous kingdom, featuring Buddhist temples, exotic wildlife, and spectacular islands. Along with a fascinating history and a unique culture that includes delectable Thai food and massage, Thailand features a modern capital city, and friendly people who epitomize Thailand’s “land of smiles” reputation...

ABOUT BANGKOK

As the political, economic, cultural, culinary, and spiritual capital of Thailand, Bangkok features both old-world charm and modern convenience, at times served up in an apparently chaotic manner, but always with a gracious smile.

Where to Eat

Thailand features not only one of the finest cuisines in the world but also a wide selection of restaurants serving authentic Italian, Japanese, Middle Eastern, and other global cuisines. Find restaurants, recipes, and cookery classes to fill your holiday with epicurean pleasure.

TRANSPORTATION IN BANGKOK
overview

Transit Bangkok is the most comprehensive guide to Bangkok public transportation. Bangkok bus, MRT (Bangkok Metro), BTS Sky Trains, boats - Chao Phraya Express and Khlong, are collected in one guide. Find information about fares, operating hours, download a Bangkok bus map and view listings. Use Transit Bangkok's route planner to find the optimal route to your destination.

The BTS Skytrain is the safest, most comfortable and convenient way to get around Bangkok. In service since December 5,1999,it has transformed the face of public transportation in the Thai capital, for the first time offering both residents and visitors a comfortable ride through central Bangkok - lifting commuters above the chronic congestion, noise and pollution of the streets below.
The MRT Chaloem Ratchamongkhon line
(MRT Blue line) is the first of Bangkok's MRT system and the city's third rapid transit line, following the Sukhumvit line and Silom line of the BTS Skytrain. Opened on 3 July 2004,[2]it runs eastward from Bang Sue station in Chatuchak District along Kamphaeng Phet, Phahon Yothin and Lat Phrao Roads, then turns south following Ratchadaphisek Road, then west following Rama IV Road to Hua Lamphong station in Pathum Wan District.
AIRPORT RAIL LINK provides train service at the maximum speed of 160 kilometer per hour on an elevated track parallel to the eastern railway, which covers the distance of approximately 28 kilometers, passing through 8 stations; Phyathai Station, Rajprarop Station, Makkasan Station and City Air Terminal, Ramkhamhaeng Station, Hua Mark Station, Thab Chang Station, Lad Krabang Station, and Suvarnabhumi Station. It can be connected to MRT (subway) at Makkasan Station and BTS (skytrain) at Phyathai Station. Operate daily from 06.00 - 24.00 hrs. .
Accommodation
Ambassador Hotel

The Ambassador Hotel Bangkok is the meeting venue for this event. The Hotel is located in Sukhumvit Soi 11, the heart of Bangkok. The Hotel also is in the center of shopping, restaurants, and entertainment districts. The Hotel provides convenient transportations such as Bangkok Transit Sky Train (BTS) and MRT underground Train.

The nearest BTS Station is ‘Nana Station’, the nearest MRT Station is ‘Sukhumvit Station’, and they are only a few minutes walk away from the hotel. (Find more information from https://www.ambassadorbkk.com) Please contact hotel directly for accommodation and transportation.


For more options, there are several hotels nearby the meeting venue in Sukhumvit Soi 11. You can find more information of hotel reservation via many services websites (for example, agoda, tripadvisor and booking.com etc). To get better room rate or discount, please make the hotel reservation on line directly to the hotel.