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Bangkok

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Definition the capital, largest city, and chief port of Thailand; a leading city in southeastern Asia; noted for Buddhist architecture
  • He rapped back, "Coming up out of their town — about Bangkok Six."
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Starship Troopers
  • She saw you guys play in Bangkok.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • The plane landed in Bangkok.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • From rural Ohio and rural West Virginia, that must have seemed, in 1904, as far away as Bangkok might possibly seem to young people today.
    Eudora Welty  --  One Writer's Beginnings
  • A young child prostitute in Bangkok.
    Ted Dekker  --  BoneMan's Daughters
  • Two bits to a Bangkok tickul you didn't know his name when you clobbered him.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • The lady goes to the grand ball at Government House but her clothes go to Bangkok.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • Then he slipped into a shimmery hand-painted silk robe that he'd bought once upon a time in Bangkok.
    James Patterson  --  Kiss the Girls
  • Cleveland to Los Angeles, LA to Bangkok, Bangkok to Saigon.
    Tim O'Brien  --  The Things They Carried
  • Slinging it over his shoulder, he scanned the crowd hopefully for Marina, as he had upstairs when he'd walked off his flight from Bangkok.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • Jacques de Raison is on a flight from Bangkok now with several hundred promising samples, as you know.
    Ted Dekker  --  White: The Great Pursuit
  • She viewed the armed soldiers on street corners with distrust, and then she flew to Bangkok and kept on travelling for the rest of the year.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • "Bangkok, Buenos Aires, Oslo, Berlin, Moscow, Los Angeles," said Jia.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • He wrote to me, three months later, from Bangkok, enclosing a draft to pay the expenses I'd been put to on his account.
    James Hilton  --  Lost Horizon
  • Butler held his tongue until they were aboard the Heathrow connection from Bangkok, then he had to ask.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • "We need you in Bangkok," Svensson said.
    Ted Dekker  --  Black: The Birth of Evil
  • Bangkok KARA GOT halfway to her door and stopped.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • Harris, who was thirty-one, said there was supposed to be another client arriving on the same flight from Bangkok, a fifty-three-year-old attorney from Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, named Lou Kasischke.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into Thin Air
  • He wanted to go to the East; and his fancy was rich with pictures of Bangkok and Shanghai, and the ports of Japan: he pictured to himself palm-trees and skies blue and hot, dark-skinned people, pagodas; the scents of the Orient intoxicated his nostrils.
    W. Somerset Maugham  --  Of Human Bondage
  • It did not appear that the Great World needed her inspiration, but she felt that her letters, her contact with the anxieties of men and women all over the country, were a part of vast affairs, not confined to Main Street and a kitchen but linked with Paris, Bangkok, Madrid.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street

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