Pattaya Thailand. The Real Sin City. Girls, Bars and Massage Parlors. Everything you’ve always wanted to know about Pattaya but were afraid to ask right here and all in one place.
Pattaya is a very popular tourist destination in Thailand and is home to the world-famous Walking Street, Soi LK Metro and Beach Road. Pattaya, “The Real Sin City”, is a seaside resort in Chon Buri province and along the Eastern Gulf Coast in Thailand. It is located about 150 Kilometers (95 miles) southeast of Bangkok.
Pattaya is mainly centered around the sex tourism industry and is full of gogo bars, beer bars and massage parlors which are mostly in the Walking Street, Beach Road, Soi LK Metro and Second Road areas and along all the connected sois. There are an estimated 30,000 girls working there in about 3000 bars. This number will vary according to the time of year.
Hotel accommodations in Pattaya range from one to five stars so finding the perfect hotel or guesthouse that fits your needs should not be difficult. During the high season in Pattaya, basically December through to mid April, hotels can often be booked solid so it is always a good idea to book your hotel well in advance. Pattaya is often vibrant and very much alive 24 hours a day so you may want to pay close attention to where your hotel is when you book as some areas will be somewhat noisy all night long.
The main resort area of Pattaya is basically divided into three sections, North Pattaya, Central Pattaya, and South Pattaya. A little further south and popular as well is Jomtien and Jomtien Beach, and Naklua to the north.
The climate of Pattaya can basically be divided into 3 main seasons. The cool, hot and rainy seasons. The cool season extends from November to February. At this time of the year the temperatures are moderate and it is dry. Due to the weather this is the peak tourist season. The rainy season in Pattaya is May to October. The average temperature in Pattaya is about 30 degrees celsius (86 degrees fahrenheit).