center of Bangkok's gay scene is without doubt Silom Soi 2,
a short lane off Silom crammed with bars and restaurants that
caters exclusively to the gay community.
and His World
He was left handed in a world where such were
considered demon filled.
was an outspoken vegetarian in a world of meat
was a pacifist in a world where force was a
tool of government.
was a gay man in world where only heterosexuals
2 is widely considered to be 'more gay' than nearby Soi 4.
The bars get hot and sweaty on Friday and Saturday nights
and it's hard to move, let alone dance to the trendy underground
sounds. Men wandering into these bars at the weekend can expect
to be groped from all quarters.
spots along this strip are the ever-popular DJ Station, a
disco with drag shows and dancing guys, as well as JJ Park
and Your Place. For slightly tamer, more 'hetero' entertainment,
head along to Soi 4.
2 is just a stone's throw from the Saladaeng BTS Station.
All taxi drivers know this area.