Downriver from the city's center, Bang Na's direct access to the Bangkok sky train offers swift rides to Silom and Siam Square. This hazy neighborhood's high-rises house commuting professionals and seemingly limitless shopping centers with rooftop amusement parks. Although much of Bang Na's traffic travels northbound, the neighborhood draws visitors of its own—Bang Na is home to the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Center.See 45 places to stay Save this neighborhood
A Commuter and Commercial Haven In East Bangkok
Nearby attractions for shopping are: Mega Bang Na, Central Bang Na, Paradise Mall and Seacon Shopping Mall..."
Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre
If you want to eat out, there are plenty of options in our neighborhood: cheap Thai street food (noodles, fried chicken, papaya salad, etc.), Chinese restaurants (duck specialties) and for western style food you can go to the department store..."
Sleek Transportation Along the Sukhumvit Line
With BTS sky train; you can go everywhere in Bangkok..."
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Nic Dunlop is a Bangkok-based photographer and writer represented by Panos Pictures in London. In 1999, he received an award from the Johns Hopkins University for Excellence in International Journalism for his discovery and exposure of Pol Pot's chief executioner Comrade Duch, a story told in his book, 'The Lost Executioner'. He also co-directed the Emmy nominated HBO film 'Burma Soldier'. His new book, 'Brave New Burma' which spans 20 years of his photographs of Burma's crisis was just published.
Paula Bronstein is an award winning photojournalist with over 30 years in the business. Originally from Boston, Bronstein worked for newspapers including The Hartford Courant and The Chicago Tribune before moving overseas to Thailand in 1998 to cover the Asian region including Afghanistan and Pakistan. Paula has been employed as a senior staff photographer with Getty Images for 10.5 years. Presently Paula has moved back to freelance and is being represented by Reportage by Getty Images.