The Best in Bangkok Launches 2002 Edition;

offers huge discounts in three convenient pocket-sized books


The Best In Bangkok Book Co., Ltd., (BBB), Thailand’s leading dining and entertainment discount provider, today announced the launch of its new publication for 2002. he Best in Bangkok© 2002, now on sale at leading bookstores in Bangkok and available in a new, handy pocket-sized format, offers substantial savings at over 150 venues in Bangkok and throughout Thailand.

The Best in Bangkok© 2002 provides dining and entertainment discount vouchers in an easy-to-use 3-booklet format divided by area. The pocket-sized books are produced in Thai and English and also provide venue information and location maps. 

“The discount voucher concept has been extremely popular with Thai and expat residents, as well as with tourists looking for the best places to go,” said John Stevens, Managing Director, The Best in Bangkok Book Co., Ltd. “For four consecutive years, we have offered not only great discounts, but also a directory of the best venues in Bangkok and throughout the Kingdom,” he added.

The 2002 edition features one booklet each for the Silom and Sukhumvit areas, and one booklet devoted to Golf & Travel. Additionally, there are fold-out maps to make it easy to locate each venue. BBB’s website,, offers venue updates and the option of buying the book online. After purchasing the book, members can register on the website to receive a monthly newsletter and be eligible for prizes and special invites.

Among the discounts and special offers in The Best in Bangkok© 2002 are a free drink at Radio City, 1000 Baht off at Planet Scuba, a free muffin at Au Bon Pain, and a 20% discount at Basil Restaurant in the Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit Hotel.  Further discounts include one free visit at California Fitness, 15% off at The Body Shop and a 150 Baht discount on the purchase of 2 compact discs at CD Warehouse.  Special offers at some of the best golf courses and country clubs in Thailand are featured in the book, as well as dining and entertainment establishments in Phuket, Chiang Mai and Hua Hin. In total, The Best in Bangkok© 2002 offers over 150 discount vouchers at venues throughout Thailand.

Established in 1998, The Best in Bangkok Book Co., Ltd., publishes The Best in Bangkok© as well as a series of customized discount programs for clients such as UBC, Diethelm Travel, Loxinfo, and GE Capital.  BBB has also started a new innovative advertising division, POV Media (, which installs indoor billboard frames at over 200 dining and entertainment locations throughout Bangkok.