You’ll see performers in all stages of contortion, in every position, and with every body part moving seemingly independently of the rest.
hink Las Vegas is best known for shots and slot machines? There are still more than enough places to slip a dollar inside a G-string.
On an ordinary Saturday night, the Soi Cowboy red-light district in Bangkok is ablaze with neon lights as skimpily clad women in go-go boots chat up tourists and twirl seductively around poles.
Soon, word came down from the country’s prime minister and head of its military: Thailand would be in mourning for a year, flags would be at half-staff and “joyful events” should be avoided for 30 days.
Although the government made it clear that visitors should continue with their travel plans — as long as they try to dress and act respectfully — bars and restaurants have since been closed, loud music avoided and alcohol sometimes difficult to come by.
Use this guide to make the best choices in the city that's never too pretty or prude to enjoy a proper table dance.
It's the only club in town with an actual restaurant inside.