Thailand Travel Tips
The Kingdom of Thailand draws more visitors than any other country in southeast Asia, with its irresistible combination of natural beauty, inspiring temples, renowned hospitality, robust cuisine and ruins of fabulous ancient kingdoms. Few countries are so well endowed.
From the stupa-studded mountains of Mae Hong Son and the verdant limestone islands of the Andaman Sea, to the pulse-pounding dance clubs of Bangkok and the tranquil villages moored along the Mekong River, Thailand offers something for every type of traveler.
Written by koalakiss86, Australia, November 2010
For the War history enthusiast, Hellfire Pass is a must see. Best place to start from is Kanchanarburi, about 4 hours to the west of Bangkok this is an area where many Allied soldiers lost their ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, December 2012
To see some of the most beautiful landmarks of Southeast Asia, a trip
south to the Hong Islands is an imperative part of any traveler’s agenda
for those wanting to really see the best nature ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, August 2012
Many travelers, aspiring transplants, expats, couples and even groups
looking for something more authentic (and less expensive) than a hotel
stay settle on the option of renting an apartment when ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, March 2013
When one thinks of Thailand they see the sprawling lengths of Bangkok or the fantastic exotic beach scene of Phuket ,
but never the historically rich regions of the Issan in the northeast. ...
Thailand is famous
for its splendid beaches. There are plenty to choose from, to be sure,
but the islands comprising the Tarutao Archipelago in the far south of
the country are arguably the ...
If you happen to be traveling in southern Thailand, one of the must-do attractions that you ought to visit is the Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden. Spanning an impressive 500 hectares, the lavish ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, July 2012
Even if you have the means to arrange for other methods of transportation, riding the rails in Thailand
is a truly memorable experience. If you want to get out of the cities
and see a bit of ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, January 2012
Much attention is paid to the excitement of trekking and island hopping in Thailand , and the merits of Thai massage are famous the world over, but there’s nothing quite like devoting an entire ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, June 2012
Though many foreigners traveling in Thailand
have misgivings about the ethics of riding elephants or attending
elephant shows, it’s important to note that Thais have been living and
working in ...
If you happen to be in or around the beautiful southern Thailand coast of Koh Samui, there is a great eco-destination there called the Samui Butterfly Garden. Located near a hill at Laem Natien, the ...
Situated off the beaten path in a corner of Kanchanaburi Province near
Myanmar, the sights in and around Sangkhlaburi are under-appreciated as
Thai destinations go. One reason for this may be the ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, February 2012
Situated southwest of Bangkok on the Gulf of Thailand ,
the small province of Samut Songkhram is a popular destination for
travelers looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the capital. ...
Not far from the better known ancient architectural wonder that is Sukhothai (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), the city of Si Satchanalai in Thailand has much to recommend it, not least of which is ...
Known as Thailand ‘s
“Great Rice Bowl” (owing to its agricultural abundance), the central
plains of Thailand are an excellent destination for visitors to the
country who are more interested in ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, September 2011
Accessible by a short bus ride from Kanchanaburi, Erawan National Park in Thailand
features 200 square-miles of limestone hills, forests, steams, flora
and fauna. Founded in 1975, its most ...
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