There are a number reasons why I travel, you can read about them in Top 8 Reasons To Travel. Food, is of utmost importance to all humans for survival and to me it is important for survival, entertainment, and pleasure.
Bangkok is sure to please the hungry, or even non hungry migrationologist aimlessly wandering around, with its wealth of street food sprawling as a non stop edible festival at all times.
Bangkok is truly a foodies best friend. Every day thousands of street vendors sell their signature dishes, usually just one or two things, but make them in all perfectness as they have for so many years. As Anthony Bourdain always suggests, people that cook just one dish, all their lives as their specialty, do it right. Those who try to take on too many dishes compromise their specialties.
The intricate dishes prepared by streetside vendors are truly magnificent, and they are very economical at that. Why would one possibly think of partaking of a $3 Big Mac when one can take to the street and obtain an unearthly delight for less than one dollar? This is why…
Noodle Soup- 30Baht= .84 Cents
Rice Noodles with Green Curry- 25Baht= .70Cents
Grilled Pork with unbelievably flavorful sauce- 35Baht= .98Cents