Top Five Things To Do in Bangkok

There is so much to do in and around Bangkok it can seem impossible to choose only five things to do. The list here is of the most popular tourist destinations and would usually take about two days to complete but if you have a few more days to spare I’m sure filling them will […]

Wat Arun – The Temple of Dawn

Wat Arun (วัดอรุณ) is an easy to distinguish landmark set on the west shore of the Chao Phraya River in the Ya district of Bangkok. It is a working Buddhist temple that has been very important in Thai history when it enshrined the emerald Buddha image. Its importance can still be seen today when the […]

Visakha Bucha Day or Vesak Day

Visakha Bucha (วิสาขบูชา) or Vesak Day is one of the most important Buddhist festival in the Thai calendar. It celebrates the birth, enlightenment and death of Buddha Guatama. According to Theravada Buddhist teachings observed in South East Asia, these three events all took place on the same day of the year, the full moon day […]

Surin

The province of Surin is 450 km from Bangkok and 200 km from Korat, the gateway to Issan. The Mun River borders to the North and the Dongrek Mountain Chain to the South on the border with Cambodia. The town of Surin is generally a quiet town and is said to represent an intersection of […]

Nakhon Si Thammarat

Nakhon Si Thammarat Province is 610 km South of Bangkok on the East coast of the Gulf of Thailand. The provincial capital of the same name, is one of the oldest cities in Thailand Things to do in Nakhon Si Thammarat Khao Lung National Park boasts the highest peak in Southern Thailand at 1825m. This […]