The most beautiful beaches in Koh Samui

The most beautiful beaches in Koh Samui

Koh Samui, or Samui island, located in the Gulf of Thailand, has been a tourist paradise for a long time. Many backpackers tired from sightseeing travel to Koh Samui for a breather on the beach, as do party people who know that the best and noisiest beach fun in Thailand can be had in Koh Samui. While some of the beaches on the island are huge commercial hits with thousands of people visiting them, the northern parts of Koh Samui are home to a few lovely, more secluded beaches that even the ... [ read more ]

The best markets in Chiang Mai

The best markets in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai, the unofficial capital of Northern Thailand, is only the fifth largest city in the country, but as a travel destination it is definitely on equal footing with Bangkok. Chiang Mai is known for its beautiful temples (especially the stunning Doi Suthep), museums and gardens, but one of the best things about the city are its bustling markets. If you want to buy some souvenirs in Thailand, or just shop for shopping's sake, the best place to find interesting items are the markets. From... [ read more ]

Top 5 attractions in Chiang Mai

Top 5 attractions in Chiang Mai

Bangkok is usually considered to be the cultural and (definitely) the nightlife capital of Thailand, but not all travelers enjoy the constant flurry and clamor of the city, the bright neon lights and the rush. If you want to experience a quieter, more down to earth facet of Thailand, Chiang Mai is the place to start. The fifth largest city in the country is large enough so that anyone can find something to their tastes, but much greener and less agitated than Bangkok. With its walled histori... [ read more ]

Top 5 natural wonders in Thailand

Top 5 natural wonders in Thailand

Thailand is a magnet for traveler from all over the world, thanks to its interesting culture, lovely cuisine and amazing landmarks, but no one can ignore the natural beauty of this fascinating country either. Those travelers who are all about exploring stunning natural spots will feel right at home in Thailand, where natural beauty combines with man-made wonders to form a perfect travel destination. This tropical paradise is somewhat under-appreciated when it comes to its natural assets, but... [ read more ]

The best nightlife areas in Bangkok

The best nightlife areas in Bangkok

Bangkok is often said to be a backpacker friendly city, but perhaps the right way to describe it would be just friendly, because there are few things that are frowned upon in this city. Known worldwide for its boisterousness, colorful mishmash buildings new and old, rowdy nightlife and traffic jams, and not least of all, its street food. You can have fun in Bangkok if you're strapped for money just as well as someone who is swimming in cash, because in the Thai capital, you don't actually ha... [ read more ]