I mean, it's famous; and famous for sex, no less. We love sex. And though we were aware of the all-too-seedy underbelly, we were assured by more than a few people that the current version of Patpong was a watered down from its nefarious predecessor. The last time the New York Times recommended something "gritty and dangerous" it was a Michael Moore film.
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I guess curiosity killed the cat. When in Rome …or Pattaya, do as the err…. All these activities vary from show to show of course. Sorry no pictures of the show itself! The viewing arrangements had padded bench seating on all three sides of the stage. They were not individual seats with armrests like in movie theaters.
Bangkok, Thailand – Sex Show
Every traveler in Thailand has heard about the ping pong shows in Bangkok. In a city famous for full-on nightlife and all-night partying, the ping pong shows still stand out as something pretty extreme. Opinions are divided about whether these shows are a must-see Thai experience or an unwelcome glimpse into the murky world of prostitution.
Bangkok, Thailand -Sex Show. We were hanging out on Khoa San Road in Bangkok, Thailand when a dirty tuk-tuk taxi driver approached us about attending a ping-pong show. We jumped into his tuk-tuk, a three-wheeled motorbike with a covered bench seat on the back, and headed to a shady area of Bangkok. He took us to the front door of a building and muttered something in Thai to the host coming out of the place to meet us when we arrived.