Bangkok Bulletin 1966


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)

A series of scans from the tourist booklet Bangkok Bulletin (No. 657, December 12, 1966).


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)

A thread about metered taxis in 1966 is here.



(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)

Above: A floating restaurant in Lumpini Park.


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)

Bill Stelling wrote in with thoughts about Nick's #1: Thanks for the Nick’s #1 ad. It was the first restaurant I remember going to in 1964, when we arrived in Bangkok. He was famous for his “Kobe” steak—which was probably marinated water buffalo, flambeed in cognac. You dined by candles stuck in chianti bottles, sweated profusely as you had your Hungarian goulash, and felt very sophisticated. The building was a vine covered Victorian teak villa facing onto the traffic circle at the top of Sathorn Road. There was no traffic...


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)


(Source: Bangkok Bulletin, No. 657, December 12, 1966)

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