Bangkok - Post Report Question and Answers

What are some typical ways to socialize, either with local people or with other expatriates? Are there groups or clubs that you can recommend?

Going out to eat and drink are common. It's a fun city. - Feb 2023

Literally anything you can think of. Whatever you did in New York, London, or Washington, DC you can probably find here. There's something for everyone, of any stripe. - May 2022

Many, many expatriate groups and events in the ear. You can find a group for pretty much anything here in Nichada (book clubs, running group, social groups, volunteering opportunities, etc.). - Aug 2019

Get together with neighbors and teammates from work. You'll figure it out. I can't recommend a club, sorry. - Jun 2018

Restaurants, movies,'s all here. There is an American Women's Club, an Australian women's group, lots of expat options. - Apr 2017

Lots of options available depending on your interests. - Nov 2016

Great clubs and restaurants downtown. Movie theaters, more malls than you will ever have a chance to visit... - Aug 2015

Go to bars, leave Bangkok on the weekend, go to one of thousands of night clubs, go to house parties, run around some of the parks, go shopping - go to more bars and nightclubs. Social life really isn't a problem. - Aug 2014

Food. Dance. Drink. And more food. Everything revolves around food here. There are also many meet-ups and groups that gather for book clubs, etc. - May 2014

I could go on and on about this-there is something for everyone here. - Jul 2013

So many options! - Jun 2013

Lots and lots. - Jul 2012

Anything you want to do is pretty much available. People say that everyone entertains much less in their homes here because there is so much to do. - Oct 2011

Bars / Clubs / Parties / Shows (both naughty and clean) / Cinemas / Bowling / All manner of sports to watch and play - Aug 2011

Unlimited! - Jul 2011

Whatever you wish. - Feb 2011

See comments above. Active and fun. - May 2010

many bars and dance places, movie theatres.easy to meet people here - Jan 2010

Again, there's absolutely no end when it comes to entertaining/entertainment here. There are live shows, concerts, the philharmonic, ballet, restaraunts, discos, bars. There is literally something going on every day of the week. - Jul 2009

Lots to do, check the Post. - Apr 2009

Tons. - Feb 2009

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