Monkey Abroad

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Bangkok: Traveling for 20 Dollars a Day – Ep 7


We travel Bangkok, Thailand – get a room in a Bangkok hostel, eat amazing Thai food and Thai street food, hang out on Khaosan Road with Thai girls, world travelers, and ladyboys. Plus, we cross the Chao Phraya River on a ferry, visit Wat Arun “The Temple of Dawn,” and ride the BTS – all for only 20 dollars (700 THB)! [This video got 1.3 million views on Facebook in 3 days!! Thanks to everyone who showed your support and watched!]

Total cost to travel Bangkok, Thailand for a full day:

Gai yang – 50 baht

Som tam – 40 baht

Sticky rice – 10 baht

Water – 7 baht

BTS – 31 baht

Coffee – 20 baht

Hostel – 275 baht

Pad kana moo – 50 baht

Shrimp and veggies – 60 baht

Ferry ride x2 – 6 baht

Roti – 10 baht

Wat Arun – 50 baht

Pad Thai – 50 baht

Spring rolls – 40 baht

Khaosan Road madness – FREE

TOTAL: 699 baht ($20) for a full day!



Special thanks to everyone who helped us film this video, and to everyone who let us film them on Khaosan Road at the end of the day! We had such a blast filming, and thanks to your support, this video got more than a MILLION views in just a couple days on Facebook!

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