“The first I heard of the beach was in Bangkok, on the Khao San Road. Khao San Road was backpacker land. ” – Bangkok, Bitch, p.5, Richard (source: bookrags)
Trip Asia The name “Khao San Road” is mentioned several times in the book “The Beach” by Alex Garland, which has been adapted into a film of the same name and starring Leonardo diCaprio (The Beach / 2000). In the book and the film, Khao San Road is described as a road that has become a paradise for backpackers from all over the world.
The opinion is not wrong, but also not entirely correct. Khao San Road is indeed known as a backpacker’s paradise that visits Bangkok. There, you can meet backpackers from all over the world, and all of them merge into the atmosphere of Khao San Road.
But today, along with the development of Khao San Road as one …