Bangkok is one of the most important centers of Asia and the capital of Thailand. The official name of the city is Krungthepmahanakhon Amonrattanakosin Mahintharayutthaya Mahadilokphop Noppharatratchathaniburirom Udomratchaniwetmahasathan Amonphimanawatansathit Sakkathattiyawitsanukamprasit. It is one of the places where the temperature is high and the population is over of 8.5 million. Bangkok is a city that the majority of the population live on the hunger border and the factories are established to make the products of world famous companies cheaper.
The city brings many ethnic groups together. Buddhists, Muslims, Christians and local religions are trying to live together. Because of this difference, city is divided into zones. In the city, which is called Krung Thep, the City of Angels, there is a considerable amount of women's trade. Religion is also an important point in Bangkok, where 90% of the population is Buddhist. The low level of education constitutes the greatest problem of the urban population. Bangkok is on the one hand where luxury skyscrapers are located, and on the other, it is a place where people are fighting for life.
Bangkok is one of the cities that attract the most tourists. Royal palaces and temples as well as several museums constitute its major historical and cultural tourist attractions. You should visit Grand Palace, The Giant Swing and Erawan Shrine, major Buddhist temples, including Wat Phra Kaew, Wat Pho, and Wat Arun. Other major museums include the Bangkok National Museum and the Royal Barge National Museum. Shopping and dining experiences offer a wide range of choices and prices. The city is also famous for its dynamic nightlife.
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