My "Soi" (alley off a main street)...
and studio apt - a 4th floor walkup (in BKK heat):
luckily it had A.C. (and my own bathroom),
and a fan.
Here are some views from my little balcony:
I can judge how busy Bangkok is by seeing how many people are walking on this Skytrain ramp (and it's usually really busy):
And here's the communal balcony:
and the best part of its view (this type of scaffold never ceases to amaze me):
I grew to love this little apt. and especially its location. I'll miss it - 4 flights and all.