Many tourists who fly to Thailand look for hotels in Bangkok because it is an excellent starting point for a vacation in Thailand. The Thai capital is filled with historic sites, beautiful architecture and interesting museums that showcase Thai culture, all of which can be easily reached from the city’s many hotels. Bangkok accommodations range from cheaper hotels for students and those on a tight budget to the more opulent 5 star hotels and luxury hotels for those with deeper pockets. Many tourists prefer to stay in small hotels in Bangkok so they can guarantee a quiet environment conducive to sleep. Guests in all types of hotels will enjoy exploring the city and sites like Wat Arun, one of the city’s more famous temples, and the National Museum.