March 4, 2017

Bangkok Found by Alex Kerr

By Alex Kerr

Evocative and incisive, Bangkok chanced on appears deep inside conventional tradition to find how Bangkok is like no different modern urban. It’s the e-book you learn after you’ve obvious the temples and loved the nightlife – after which begin to ask yourself the place the mysterious allure of Bangkok rather lies.

With wit and a wealth of anecdotes from Kerr’s thirty years of expertise in Thailand, Bangkok discovered, sequel to his award-winning misplaced Japan, takes you on a trip to the fundamental and the quirky, the authentic and the mythical.

In this sequence of meditations at the urban, previous tradition meets international fusion within the crossroads that's Bangkok.

The tourism authority promotes the city’s much less spotted attractions as ‘Unseen Bangkok’. Alex addresses one other size: ‘Unthought Bangkok’.
Philip Cornwel-Smith, writer of Very Thai: daily renowned Culture

Firm. reliable. you could rely on this booklet. yet whereas it lightly massages your brain, be ready for unforeseen electrical shocks.
Vithi Phanichphant, Professor of Chiangmai University

Behind the façade of Bangkok, hidden wheels are turning. an eye fixed opener for Thais and foreigners alike.
Vasit Kasemsap, media expert

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