We splurged on a car and driver taking us door-to-door today. It took us three hours in a Toyota Highlander, even with Saturday's holiday traffic. It was 60 bucks well spent.
We're all checked in at the Bangkok Millennium Hilton and relaxing for awhile in our room on the 26th floor before heading for Happy Hour at the Executive Lounge on the 31st floor:
This King Executive room is not large, but the view of the Chao Phraya River below provides all the spaciousness we need.