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  • Travel

    Proven wellness tips for travellers

    We’ve all been there seduced by tantalising foods that seem to forget our wellness objectives. What if we told you that you could indulge in those tempting treats without deviating from your track? It’s all about making smart choices, right from the snacks in your bag to every activity you participate in. This article is not just any guide; it’s…

  • Guides

    A deep dive into Ayutthaya history in each aspect

    Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Thailand’s cultural history as we delve into the intriguing era of the Ayutthaya period. A time when art and culture flourished, and the Kingdom of Siam, now Thailand, was a bustling hub of trade and prosperity. The Ayutthaya period, spanning from 1350 to 1767 CE, was marked by the rise of a distinct…

  • Travel

    How to make your own travel vlog

    Imagine you are immersed in the dynamic core of Bangkok, tasting the exquisite street cuisine in Chiang Mai, or enjoying a serene Thai resort. Consider encapsulating these extraordinary experiences in a travel vlog that not only preserves your memories vividly but also serves as an inspirational guide for fellow travellers. We are pleased to introduce you to the exhilarating realm…

  • Travel

    Top 5 free activities in Thailand

    When it comes to traversing Thailand, the experience does not necessitate a significant financial investment to acknowledge the nation’s lively culture and exquisite landscapes. From Bangkok’s energetic streets to Koh Samui’s tranquil trails, an abundance of cost-free activities are available for your indulgence. Considering shopping as an option? The charm of Chatuchak Weekend Market is challenging to resist; it is…

  • Business News

    Travel growth expected in Asia-Pacific despite cooling demands

    Online travel agent Booking.com predicts the Asia-Pacific region to have the fastest growth in bookings globally, even as travel demand cools post-high season. The company’s Managing Director for Asia-Pacific, Laura Houldsworth, anticipates a more steady growth rate, rather than the rapid rise seen in recent years. Asia-Pacific posted an annual growth rate of 15-16% in bookings the previous year, largely…

  • Business News

    Qantas apologises for app glitch revealing user travel details

    An apology was issued by Qantas, the Australian airline, due to a technology issue with its mobile application, which resulted in the exposure of users’ travel details such as their names, flights, and points. The apology followed media reports hinting at a data breach in the app used by frequent flyers, which inadvertently gave users access to other passenger’s travel…

  • Business News

    Asian millennials and Gen Z prefer regional travel, says Marriott

    Rising travel expenses have led to an increase in intra-regional tourism among Asia-Pacific’s Gen Z and millennial tourists, according to Marriott International. The younger adults, keen on saving for their travels, are opting for trips within their region. In 2023, intra-regional travellers accounted for over 60% of bookings in the Asia-Pacific region, a significant increase from the 40-50% before the…

  • Travel

    Everything you need to know about Thalang Road

    Thalang Road extends beyond visual enchantment; it is a vibrant hub of activity and gastronomy. Envisage indulging in the most exquisite macchiatos at Macchiato House, set against a backdrop of stylish decor designed to enhance your social media presence. Or immerse yourself in the lively ambience of Soi Romanee, where the excitement unfolds. Notably, the absence of overhead cables enhances…

  • Travel

    Tips for your Songkran in Phuket 2024

    Thinking about spending Songkran in 2024 in Phuket? You’re in for a treat! Songkran is the Thai New Year, a time full of fun, water fights, and special moments. It happens in April, when everything feels fresh and bright. Phuket, with its beautiful beaches, friendly people, and exciting places to see, is a fantastic spot to join in the celebrations.…

  • Thailand News

    Bangkok scoops best city prize in travel magazine survey

    Bangkok scooped the best city award in the Asia-Pacific region from the travel magazine DestinAsian, while Suvarnabhumi International Airport secured the second-best airport among 51 countries. Prime Minister Office spokesperson Chai Watcharong encouraged Thai people to celebrate the country’s recent successes following the acknowledgement by DestinAsian in its Readers’ Choice Awards. The rankings cover various aspects of travel including best islands,…

  • Thailand Travel

    Thailand’s most eco-friendly hotels to stay in 2024

    Want to escape the bustle and blaring traffic horns of the city? A cosy eco-retreat snuggled amidst Thailand’s lush landscapes is just the ticket! And let us stop you right there – if you’re imagining an eco-friendly hotel equivalent of a reality survival show, think again. We’re not time-traveling to the days of enduring cold showers and hole-riddled mosquito nets.…

  • Thailand News

    Thai citizens in Haiti warned amidst escalating gang violence

    Amid escalating gang violence, Thai citizens in Haiti have been cautioned by the Foreign Affairs Ministry, advising them to steer clear of high-risk zones. The Caribbean nation has been embroiled in turmoil due to rising gang violence, with indications of the situation further degenerating into chaos, as per the ministry’s observation. The warning was issued in a statement released yesterday,…

  • Automotive

    Ultimate off-roading vehicle guide for unforgettable adventures

    Venturing off the beaten path? You’re in for an adventure, but first, you need the right gear. Off-roading isn’t just about leaving the tarmac behind; it’s about embracing the unpredictable and sometimes challenging terrain that lies beyond. With the surge of SUVs that look tough but falter in the face of real adventure, finding a vehicle that truly stands up…

  • Automotive

    The kickstart guide to car ferry adventures

    Embarking on a journey to Thailand’s enchanting islands? There’s a unique experience waiting for you – travelling by car ferry. This method not only adds a layer of adventure to your trip but also offers the convenience of exploring islands like Ko Yao Yai at your own pace. Imagine the freedom of driving off the ferry and directly into island…

  • Guides

    Discover the Charms of Bangkok with Friends

    Exploring Bangkok with your mates? You’re in for a treat! Often just seen as a pitstop on the way to Thailand’s islands or the North, many don’t realise Bangkok’s true potential as a standalone destination. With its bustling economy, efficient metro system, mouthwatering street food, top-notch restaurants, and electrifying nightlife, Bangkok is a city that truly has it all. Highlights…

  • Guides

    Green your Thailand trip: Essential tips for eco-wise travel

    Embarking on a journey to Thailand? It’s not just about soaking up the sun or exploring bustling markets. It’s also a golden opportunity to travel with purpose and care for the planet. Opting for eco-conscious travel options can make a significant difference. In the heart of Bangkok’s urban sprawl lies an oasis of greenery, Bang Kachao, a testament to sustainable…

  • Business News

    Charlton Media Group acquires Singapore’s Brand TD and expands into travel and tourism

    Charlton Media Group, a leading name in business information, has officially announced its expansion into the travel and tourism sector. This strategic move comes with the acquisition of Brand TD from the reputable online news platform Travel Daily Media, known for its extensive coverage of the travel industry in Asia and beyond. Charlton Media Group, a leading provider of business…

  • Thai Life

    Moving to Thailand with your family: challenges and tips

    Moving to Thailand can be an exciting adventure, but it also comes with challenges, especially for expat families. Thailand is a well-liked travel destination for international families because of its energetic culture, breathtaking scenery, and kind people. But navigating Thailand’s complicated social scene may be challenging, particularly when it comes to personal accounts, work permits, and visas. In this article,…

  • Thailand Travel

    Thailand’s Best-Kept Secret: Agro-Tourism

    In a unique collaboration, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports and the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives have spotlighted this rich aspect of Thai culture. Since August 2015, they’ve been promoting agro-tourism, offering you a chance to dive into Thailand’s rural life. Imagine wandering through lush landscapes, engaging with local communities, and experiencing the authentic Thai way of life—all while…

  • Press Room

    From local treasures to a global oasis: the Metadee story

    Beneath the vibrant tapestry of Phuket Old Town, a humble shop named Methee held a legacy. Within its sun-drenched walls, Boomma and Methee nurtured a dream as delicate as the handpicked cashew nuts they meticulously selected. Each shell resonated with the warmth of a familiar “Sawasdee”. Methee wasn’t just a shop; it was a haven amidst the bustling markets, a…

  • Thailand News

    Russian man crosses borders without essential documents

    An intriguing incident left many baffled, as a Russian man managed to cross international borders without any essential travel documents. Sergei Ochikawa flew from Denmark to the United States, claiming he had discarded his passport aboard the plane. The case has triggered a wave of confusion among immigration officers, who were presented with an extraordinary situation. Ochikawa, without any of the…

  • Lifestyle

    Laces for the fearless

    Fresh views, good food, and life-changing experiences. These are what you will find while you travel but in all of the excitement, there is one thing that can be forgotten: what you wear on your feet. Your poor choice of travel shoes and your choice of laces can turn your idyllic trip into an excruciating nightmare. Don’t be concerned though!…

  • Travel

    Top 5 museums in Pattaya

    Pattaya is best known for its stunning beaches and lively nightlife. However, not a lot of people know that the city is also filled with numerous interesting, informative, and engaging museums. From 3D artworks and historical mansions with beautiful sculptures to museums with haunted houses and teddy bears, there are many unique museums in Pattaya for tourists to explore. Below,…

  • Business News

    Thailand and China agree on permanent visa-free travel from March

    Thailand Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin today announced a new permanent visa-free agreement between Thailand and China during a Cabinet meeting. This arrangement, set to start on March 1, will allow citizens from both nations to travel to each other’s countries without prior visa applications. This move marks an enhancement to Thailand’s existing visa-free policy for Chinese visitors, initially slated to run…

  • Thailand News

    Winter wanderlust: Doi Inthanon sees tourism spike as holiday-goers chase the chill in Chiang Mai

    The holiday season has brought a surge of tourists to Doi Inthanon, Chiang Mai, as they flock to experience the chill of the winter months. Tourism numbers have hit a record high for this winter season, nearing 10,000 visitors. Kriangkrai Chaiyaphiset, head of Doi Inthanon National Park, revealed that the upcoming holiday tomorrow, December 5, resulted in a continuous stream…

  • Things To Do

    Best places to take a road trip in Thailand

    Road-tripping through Thailand is one of the best ways to see the nation’s natural beauty. From endless palm trees to local villages, travelling by car gives visitors insight into the Thai way of life. Moreover, being in control of your itinerary makes it easy to stop at any time and experience whatever you like along the way. In addition, finding…

  • Best of

    Foodie Zone: Where to find vegan cuisine in Bangkok 2023

    If you’re wondering where to find the best vegan food in Bangkok in 2023, this article is for you! With the popularity of veganism growing exponentially every year, more and more vegan restaurants are opening in Bangkok to meet the demand. These vibrant, plant-based restaurants are brimming with plant-based flavour to tantalize your taste buds. According to scientific research, vegan…

  • 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

    5 great routes for cycling in Thailand

    Cycling is more than merely getting exercise or finishing a distance. The voyage itself—the picturesque highways, quaint towns, and fascinating cultural encounters along the way—is what attracts many people. Such refuges for cyclists abound in Thailand, a nation renowned for its diverse topography and abundance of cultural traditions. We identify bike routes that genuinely capture the distinct charm of this…

  • China News

    Unveiling 2023’s happiest cities in China: Chenzhou and Hangzhou take the lead

    The annual 2023 China’s Happiest Cities conference was held in Chenzhou, the capital of Hunan province, revealing China‘s happiest cities of the year yesterday (November 24). The top 10 happiest cities, including Chenzhou, a UNESCO creative city for gastronomy, and Hangzhou, once praised as a paradise city by Italian traveller Marco Polo, were disclosed. In addition to Chenzhou and Hangzhou,…