FAQ, right at the beginning:
Who is Pattaya suitable for?
The city parties and drinks alcohol all year round. If you want to party and have fun, this is the place to be. At the same time, the city is the largest red light district in the world. This means that an estimated 50,000 ladies earn their money in Pattaya with love for sale. This makes up a large proportion of all the females you see partying at night.
What makes Pattaya special?
Pattaya offers everything but relaxation and tranquillity. Unforgettable holidays are not only experienced by tourists from all over the world but also the Thai population is drawn to the beach of Hua-Hin or Pattaya on weekends. The infrastructure is very good, but it is not designed for the masses that travel to Pattaya in the high season from November to February. But dont worry about long traffic jams, these are limited to after-work traffic in the afternoon to early evening. Nowhere are there more scooter taxis and baht buses. With the baht buses that follow fixed routes, a ride along the route is always only 10 baht. There is probably no cheaper means of transport in the whole of Thailand than the baht buses in Pattaya. With an outstretched hand, the open-top car stops and allows passengers to board at will. By pressing the bell located above the passengers heads, the baht bus stops anywhere along its route. Down the beach road to Walking Street. The route continues along Second-Road to the starting point of the route (second street counted from the beach).