R.E.S.T Real Estate Specialists Thailand Blog
Pattaya and the surrounding areas are places unlike any other, and will always make a lasting impression.
Whether it's the Thai culture, the nightlife with the cabaret shows dining experiences from the twenty Baht Thai noodles on the side of the road to the most amazing Seafood restaurants that are abundant,
The climate, the bargain prices, or the warm friendly people Thai people , there is something here that leaves visitors with a longing to return.
Thailand is the land of smiles and gets this name from the amazing Thai people who are patriotic beyond words and Love there country,
Night life of Pattaya; lets take a quick note on what we mean by Pattaya Nightlife. Unlike most western countries, much of what makes up the daytime economy and life style here is open late into the night and early mornings. You'll find in Pattaya that shopping outlets, drinking outlets, massage parlous, sports facilities, gymnasiums, Basically the things in the western world that would close early evening here in Pattaya they spring to life. A true city that never sleeps.
Pattaya as a city in general has developed rapidly over the last 40 to 50 years and the development is continuing at a rapid rate, once a quite fishing village has now turned into a truly great city to spend time weather on vacation or living here there is something for every one.
Pattaya has been dubbed 'Sin City' and is regarded as being the number one choice destination for a Thailand sex vacation. Let's be absolutely clear, the 'Sin-City' name tag is well deserved, But times are changing with the area becoming more family orientated, Just take a look at the all the new international water parks that are opening up,
Pattaya still has a larger array of tourist focused night time venues from which to choose from more than any other destination in Thailand. Even Bangkok's main tourist focused nightlife industry pales in comparison, again though the times are changing with many nightlife activities to do that does not revolve around sex tourism, we now have a 24 hour international Go-Kart track for example.
Whilst Pattaya nightlife is second to none, you should not assume that every other Westerner you will see on the street is here just for that. More and more families are choosing to holiday here, and there is a large and growing expat community. Pattaya caters for all sorts of visitors these days, it is not all about naughty nightlife. There are thousands of bars to choose from and everywhere is within walking distance. However, if you don't want to walk, then the public transport has to be the best and cheapest in the world, metered Taxi, Baht bus hop on hop off, plus the abundance of motorcycle taxis that will ferry you any where anytime (Bit like a Martini) on the main roads,