Thailand's busy capital is the country's largest city, and if you walk through the city, you'll see a combination of modern innovation and more ancient landmarks like temples and palaces.

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The city has made Matador's list for best airports, best late-night food, and best rooftop bars, among others.

Matador contributors have spun through Bangkok's hostels as well as stayed at its fancy, luxury hotels. Check out the articles below for the perspective of backpackers on a night out and expats who call Bangkok home.

We've also got the insight into Bangkok's nightlife, its insect delicacies, how to stay "green," getting a traditional tattoo at Wat Bang Phra temple, and its Chatuchak weekend market.

What it feels like to visit Bangkok for the first time

33 photos that will make you want to visit Thailand NOW

7 adventures in Thailand you shouldn’t miss

I agreed to go to a “ping-pong” show

Love and loss in the backseat of a Bangkok taxi

You just don’t get that “feeling” spending Thanksgiving away from home

Ode to the Thai 7-Eleven

Ladies’ nights in Bangkok


7 best street food and shopping markets in Bangkok

A walking tour through Thonburi, the quiet side of Bangkok

The 9 best rooftop bars in Bangkok

The best place to go in Thailand for every type of traveler

The 7 best hands-on cooking experiences in Thailand

The definitive guide to the best street food in Thailand (and where to find it)

3 reputable elephant sanctuaries in Thailand

9 reasons a trip to Thailand is like medicine for your soul

The solo woman’s travel guide to Thailand

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