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    The Story of Songkran – All about the Thai New Year

    Songkran, or the Thai New Year, is the the largest and most famous of Thailand’s many traditional festivals. Known for huge water fights and water blessing ceremonies, it’s been celebrated for centuries and is rich in culture and tradition. Every year, the celebrations begin on April 13 and normally last three days until the 15th of April. The name was…

  • Things To Do

    Koh Samui’s 5 most popular hotels

    Visiting the tropical island of Koh Samui definitely offers an escape from the normal hustle and bustle of daily life. Here, you can relax, unwind and recharge while on white, sandy beaches. As the island is the largest in the Gulf of Thailand, it features many things to do and see for locals and tourists alike. Here, we show you…

  • Travel Guides

    Top 5 winter wonderland destinations easily accessible from Bangkok with EVA Air

    We all love Thailand’s year-round tropical bliss, but let’s be honest; there’s just something irresistibly magical about winter that has us dreaming of fluffy snowflakes instead of sandy beaches during the festive holiday season. The good news? Your dream winter holiday is closer than you think – all thanks to EVA Air. Offering exceptional services and extensive global routes, EVA…

  • Thailand News

    Essential guide to alcohol regulations in Thailand for 2024 visitors

    As we welcome the blossoming year of 2024, those planning to visit Thailand should have a grasp of the specific days when alcohol sales will face restrictions and bars and entertainment venues will close. These dates, referred to as “No Booze Days,” are critical as they prohibit all booze sales, including stores, restaurants, and hotels. To assist you in planning…

  • Things To Do

    The ultimate guide to Koh Tao

    Koh Tao is an iconic island in the Gulf of Thailand. Here, it has established itself as the most popular diving island for tourists. People come from all over the world to get PADI certified in Koh Tao due to its ease and very cheap price. Thus, if you are looking for like-minded people, the island is teeming with scuba…

  • Things To Do

    Beautiful nature near Bangkok to visit when you need to recharge

    Navigating the hustle and bustle of Bangkok can be so draining that we crave to get in touch with nature. But where to go to? Do not worry, we’ve got you covered! Here are 5 locations near Bangkok showcasing beautiful nature for a weekend recharge. Khao Yai National Park, Nakhon Ratchasima Province The Khao Yai National Park is a stunning natural…

  • Thailand Travel

    A 3-day guide to visiting Bangkok

    Bangkok is an amazing place to visit, as they say, anything can be found in Thailand’s capital. With iconic temples, world-class massages, and a nightlife that rivals all others, seeing this city promises an interesting experience. However, despite the city being full of attractions, it can be hard to figure out what to do and see. Thus, we have listed…

  • Things To Do

    8 Most famous diving spots in Thailand

    The islands of Thailand are possibly the most iconic in the world. And so is its ocean. It’s easy to see why most people feature diving on their Thailand bucket lists – the country has colourful coral reefs and diverse marine life. Regardless if you end up on the Andaman Seaside or the Gulf of Thailand side of the country,…

  • Thailand Hotels

    Best hostels in Phuket for an affordable holiday

    Phuket is a fantastic destination for those dreaming of a fun, tropical holiday. The island offers stunning natural beauty, golden beaches, lively nightlife, delicious food, and interesting culture, making it a dreamy location for many travellers. A perfect trip requires the perfect place to stay, but Phuket is well-known as one of the most expensive places to visit in Thailand,…

  • Road deaths

    Long holiday sees spike in road accidents, authorities urge caution

    During the initial day of Thailand’s extended holiday period, the Royal Thai Police (RTP) reported nearly 2,000 people were injured in road accidents, with 22 fatalities recorded. The information was announced yesterday by Deputy National Police Chief and Commander of RTP’s Traffic Police Operation Centre, General Roy Ingkapairote. He indicated a sharp increase in traffic offences due to an influx…

  • Things To Do

    Awesome places to visit in Northern Thailand besides Chiang Mai

    Northern Thailand is one of the best places for nature lovers, as it features beautiful hills, rice fields, hill, mountains and waterfalls. Visiting is definitely recommended during the months of December and January, as the natural scenery gets even more beautiful as sakura and cherry blossoms adorn the outside world. Besides Chiang Mai, however, there are many other places to…

  • Phuket News

    Phuket marine office warns boat operators ahead of four-day weekend

    Ahead of the four-day weekend, Phuket Marine Office Chief Natchaphong Pranit today released a series of safety notices urging boat operators to adhere to safety regulations. These notices come in the wake of an expected influx of tourists visiting Phuket from May 4-7. Phuket is anticipated to draw significant numbers of visitors due to the Coronation of King Maha Vajiralongkorn,…

  • Travel

    Top destinations for a long weekend trip near Bangkok

    The long weekend starts tomorrow! If you’re so over the city life in Bangkok, it’s the perfect time to skedaddle from all that hustle and bustle. Lucky for you, there’s loads of magical destinations around Bangkok to help you refresh during the long weekend. Whether you’re up for a bit of an adventure or just wanna kick back and relax,…

  • Travel Guides

    Railay Beach’s most exotic hotels

    Thailand’s southern Krabi island boasts the awe-inspiring Railay Beach that never fails to impress even the savviest travelers. With its azure ocean waters, pristine white sands, and towering limestone cliffs, Railay Beach is the epitome of paradise. The only way to access this exotic gem is by boat, adding to its exclusive charm. Thus, staying in Railay Beach is an…

  • Travel Guides

    Top 5 Most Amazing Hotels in Ayutthaya

    Ayutthaya is a stunning city that used to be Thailand’s second capital, and it’s now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The old ruins that surround the pagodas are believed to be where the royal family used to live. But wait, there’s more! The Wats (temples) here are absolutely incredible and some of the most famous in the country. So, staying…

  • Hot News

    Ukraine MP kicked out of parliament after visiting Thailand in unapproved trip

    A lawmaker in Ukraine is now without his job after posting a video of him on an unapproved holiday in Thailand. Mykola Tyshchenko posted a video of him splashing around in the ocean on Facebook while saying that he was on an approved business trip in Asia. According to the Pattaya Mail, he furthered his intentions for some fun in…

  • Covid-19 News

    Thai tour group in Hong Kong disappointed after being stuck dining in hotel room

    A 50-member Thai tour group to Hong Kong had a not-so-great experience after being forced to dine in hotel rooms due to current Covid-19 restrictions. The group was supposed to tour the city for four days and three nights as part of a new wave of tourists being welcomed. But, Hong Kong’s Covid measures have proved to be disappointing as…

  • World News

    Thailand vs. Vietnam travel guide

    Thinking of going to Thailand or Vietnam and wondering about some of the differences between the two? Here, we have a short guide on the major differences between two of Southeast Asia’s most popular destinations. From different cuisines to top attractions, both countries offer amazing experiences for even the most well-travelled visitors. 1. History and culture Vietnam has a French…

  • Travel Guides

    10 best hotels in Sukhumvit, Bangkok for your stay in 2022

    Sukhumvit is possibly the best neighbourhood to stay in Bangkok for foreign visitors. It’s home to high-end shopping malls, upscale restaurants, trendy clubs, fantastic rooftop bars, and relaxing spas. Plus, it’s close to public transportation, making it easy for you to access the rest of the capital. And if you want to stay in Sukhumvit, you’ll be delighted to know…

  • Things To Do

    10 underrated places to visit in Thailand

    Thailand boasts some of the best travel spots in Asia, some of which are less well-known yet equally as cool. If you want to get off the beaten path a little and see some of the more undiscovered attractions that this lovely country has to offer, check out our list of the top 10 most underrated places in Thailand below.…

  • Travel

    Boutique luxury hotel in Phuket you should book in 2022

    Phuket is a fantastic location for all kinds of tourists and sun-seekers because of its white sand beaches, exciting nightlife, and delectable cuisine. Today, the island has evolved from a haven for backpackers into a chic getaway for jet-setters with some of the top luxury boutique hotels in the world. Whether you want to immerse yourself in nature, relax on…

  • Things To Do

    Popular hotels in Koh Samui for your next holiday (2022)

    From young travellers and families seeking sun-soaked getaways to those venturing in search of sparkling temples, majestic waterfalls, and delightful gastronomic experiences, Koh Samui has it all. And there’s no better way to enjoy everything the island has to offer than to stay in one of its best hotels. Koh Samui is home to some of the most breathtaking resorts…

  • Travel Guides

    Affordable but stylish hotels in Koh Samui for your next holiday

    With breathtaking beaches, turquoise waters, and lush greenery, the tropical island of Koh Samui will never cease to amaze you. In addition to its natural beauty, the island also boasts fun water sports and an outdoor shopping mall, giving visitors everything they need for the ultimate holiday. The best thing is that you don’t have to pay a lot of…

  • Travel

    Stress-free travel with AXA Travel Insurance

    With travel finally picking up all over the globe, there has never been a better time to add travel insurance to your plans. Whether you’re spending money to make up for lost holidays after the pandemic or a spur-of-the-moment getaway, getting travel insurance is a wise way to protect your trip if the unexpected happens. Not only will travel insurance…

  • Tourism News

    “Thailand should be a luxury and premier holiday destination” – Deputy PM

    In the first half of 2022, Thailand welcomed around 2 million international travellers, marking a promising recovery after the Land of Smile’s tourism sector suffered from the outbreak and the restrictions imposed on entry requirements, such as the Thailand Pass. Thailand holiday Thailand holiday But rather than offering significant discounts to attract world travellers, hotels, businesses and private hospitals should…

  • Travel

    The best honeymoon resorts in Phuket for 2022

    Taking a dip in the blue ocean, sunbathing on a beach, lazing around in a comfy bed, pampering yourselves in couples spa treatments — whatever your definition of a perfect honeymoon, it’s waiting in Phuket. The biggest island in Thailand is the perfect place to have a romantic escape, especially if you want to enjoy relaxation and rejuvenation right after…

  • Travel

    When are the holidays in Thailand, and what do they mean?

    There are a number of public holidays in Thailand, many of which are directly related to Buddhism or the Thai royal family. When visiting Thailand, it’s a good idea to keep tabs on when they are. Most companies and government places close on public holidays but don’t fret because tourist locations are open as usual. There is one problem that…

  • Thailand News

    Visakha Bucha Day 2022. Today is the substitute public holiday.

    Today is the substitute public holiday to mark Visakha Bucha Day, the most significant and sacred day in the Buddhist calendar. Sunday was the actual day, according to the Buddhist calendar, but as it fell on a weekend, today is the actual public holiday. On either days, Buddhist Thais will visit their local temples and participate in rituals and ceremonies.…

  • Travel

    The best boutique and luxury hotels in Phuket for 2022

    With white sandy beaches, lively nightlife, and delicious food, Phuket is a great destination for all types of travellers and sun-seekers. Today, the island has transformed from a backpacker’s paradise into a stylish, jet-set retreat, offering some of the best luxury boutique hotels in the world. Whether you want to immerse yourself in nature, relax on pristine beaches, or indulge…

  • Road deaths

    41 dead, 332 injured on Day 4 of Songkran ‘7 Deadly Days’

    Thailand recorded 324 accidents on Thursday, resulting in 332 injuries and 41 deaths across the country on Day 4 of the “Seven Deadly Days” of the Songkran holiday. The update from the Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department. From Monday to Thursday, Thailand has reported 1,195 accidents. Speeding is still the main factor in accidents, with motorcyclists playing a major role.…