The best eats in Koh Samui

The best eats in Koh Samui

Koh Samui is one of the busiest tourist paradises in Thailand, and all those hungry mouths need a hefty number of restaurants and eateries to keep them satisfied. Luckily, there are more than enough restaurants on this lovely island to feed the hungry hordes - actually, there are so many restaurants that it's not that easy to make a choice. As with all travel destinations on the planet, there are good restaurants and bad restaurants alike in Koh Samui, so carefully considering your dining op... [ read more ]

A guide to nightlife in Chiang Mai

A guide to nightlife in Chiang Mai

If anyone were to mention the hottest nightlife hubs of Thailand, Chiang Mai would definitely not make the top of the list. As party animals visiting Thailand know, Koh Phangan or Bangkok are much more famous for their parties and their countless nightlife venues than Chiang Mai, a much quieter city whose main appeal lies in its historical and cultural sights. But don't dismiss Chiang Mai as a lost cause, because there is a thriving nightlife scene in this beautiful city. It may be peaceful ... [ read more ]

The best budget accommodation in Koh Phangan

The best budget accommodation in Koh Phangan

If you are traveling to Koh Phangan in order to partake in the revelry of the Full Moon party and other beach parties, you probably won't need any accommodation for a few nights, but you will need a place to sleep during the day. And if the other attractions of Koh Phangan have drawn you to the island, like the lovely beaches fringed by coconut palms, the national parks and waterfalls, or the snorkeling, kayaking and diving, then you will most definitely need a shelter for the night. And if ... [ read more ]

A guide to nightlife in Phuket

A guide to nightlife in Phuket

Thailand's largest island is also one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country, which is no small feat considering that there are so many stunning places that tourist can take their pick from. A history rich in colorful events as well as centuries of trade made Phuket the wealthiest province in Thailand, but these days tourism is more than enough to keep the island at the top of the heap. Beaches galore, more cultural and historical sights than you can count, and a pleasant cl... [ read more ]

The gourmet's guide to Bangkok

The gourmet’s guide to Bangkok

Bangkok is a paradise for backpacker and foodies who live interesting local flavors. The Thai capital is the kind of place where you don't have to worry about your stomach, because there is always plenty of cheap and delicious street food to get you through the day. But if you are a connoisseur of fine cuisine, you will probably be interested in what Bangkok's restaurants have to offer on the gourmet side of the menu. Although street food is already pretty delicious as it is, just imagine ho... [ read more ]

The most interesting customs in Thailand

The most interesting customs in Thailand

Unless you are only interested in tourist attractions when you are visiting a country, Thailand will prove to be a great choice of destination not only because on its sights, but also thanks to its completely fascinating culture. Many travelers like to experience a country's customs and traditions,  see how people live in other corners of the globe, and possibly even learn something useful. Being curious about a culture and showing interest in participating in customs, or adopting various p... [ read more ]

Top 5 spas in Thailand

Top 5 spas in Thailand

If you're a backpacker who loves nothing more than adventure and fun on a small budget, then Thailand is the kind of destination that will not disappoint you. But if you are looking for a place to kick back and not move finger unless totally necessary, you will also find a haven of peace and luxury in Thailand if you know where to look. Luxury travelers, or independent travelers who want a few days of pampering have more than enough exclusive resorts and spas to choose from in Thailand. If a... [ read more ]