Internet is also widely available with internet cafes throughout Bangkok (they charge 40-50 Baht per hour for broadband connections) and other cities. All main tourist area also have enough internet facilities.
Most hotels and apartments have free Wifi (Wireless internet) for their customers But only up to two hours per session and you must get a pass card at the concierge for it) and Starbucks is always nearby. Pocket Wifi cards can be purchased from the 7-Eleven, for around 800 baht and you get 30 hours of internet connection. Instructions are included with the package but don't expect the connection to be fast
Favorite thing: don't use the Hotels computer for internet access they are outrageously expensive, go accross the street or a few steps down the road. Internet cafes are everywhere in Bangkok, in an internet cafe you can get 30mins for 15c AUD. This will cost you $6.00 for 15 minutes in the hotel
(last date visited: June 26, 2006)
Hello Internet Cafe
30 baht for 80 minutes
20 baht for 50 minutes
10 baht for 20 minutes
add'l 10 baht for 30 minutes
This is the cheapest internat rate. Some net cafe charges 1 Baht per minute.
Favorite thing: Internet Cafes are everywhere in Bangkok. However, the best place is called The Email Place. It is located in the Times Square shopping centre on Sumkuvit Road. Amazingly fast internet connection, they also have multi-media readers to can email some photos from your digital camera to your mates on the road.