The north of Thailand

The north of Thailand

Travelling up by rail through the central plains, there’s no mistaking when you’ve reached the north of Thailand: somewhere between Uttaradit and Den Chai, the...
Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai Thailand

Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand: sometimes written as “Chiengmai” or “Chiangmai”, is the largest and most culturally significant city in northern Thailand. It is the...

Ao Nang

Overview Due to its central location in the Andaman Sea and to its fabulous topography and sporting opportunities, Ao Nang, at the moment, arguably Thailand’s best...
The central plains Guide

The central plains Guide

North and west of the capital, the unwieldy urban mass of Greater Bangkok peters out into the vast, well-watered central plains, a region that...
Chiang Mai trekking

Trekking in Chiang Mai

With such picturesque beauty close at hand it's no wonder that trekking tops the list of popular things to do in Chiang Mai. The...
ThaiLand travel guide

ThaiLand travel guide

With sixteen million foreigners flying into the country each year, Thailand is Asia’s primary travel destination and offers a host of places to visit....
Elephant riding

Adventure Vacations and Travel in Chiang Mai

Located more than 400 miles north of Bangkok, Chiang Mai presents visitors with the relaxed feel of a city that is better known for...
Southern Thailand the Gulf coast

Southern Thailand: the Gulf coast

Southern Thailand ’s gently undulating Gulf coast is famed above all for the Samui archipelago, three small, idyllic islands lying off the most prominent hump of...
Le Ballet Royal du Cambodge

Culture and etiquette – Thailand

Tourist literature has marketed Thailand as the “Land of Smiles” so successfully that a lot of farangs arrive in the country expecting to be...
Robot building

Unusual buildings in Thailand

Bangkok is also well-known as “Angel city” and its vibrant wonder is worth a visit. Growing at fast rate, Bangkok boasts a large range...