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Taking in Asia’s Top Destination: Bangkok

What comes to your mind when you think of the city Bangkok? MuFlickr Photo: Infographic: What You Need to Know About Bangkokay Thai? Food paradise? Great shopping? Or maybe all of the above.

Unsurprisingly, with all it has to offer, Bangkok is projected to be the second most visited city in the world this year, according to MasterCard’s latest Global Destination Cities Index.

In 2015 Bangkok is expected to receive over 18 million tourists, and if the rate of visitor growth continues the city may well take the crown from London in 2016.

As a tribute to its success and in appreciation of all things Bangkok, we’ve pulled together an infographic with useful Facts and Advice when visiting Bangkok.

In addition, watch MasterCard Taiwan’s Stan Chang discover just a few of Bangkok’s highlights, with top tips provided by the experts – the MasterCard team in Thailand!

Finally, check out our Digital Press Kit to learn more about other amazing cities including Singapore, Hong Kong, London, New York, Seoul, Istanbul and Dubai.