Tourist guide to Sukhothai

Tourist guide to Sukhothai

Sukhothai is one of the most exciting tourist destinations of Thailand. The old ruins of Sukhothai make some of the most attractive architectural jewels of the country. The Sukhothai Historical Park is located in Lower Northern Thailand. The name means the “dawn of happiness”. It is one of the several historical parks of the country, being very attractive for tourists. Besides the ruins, Sukhothai has other attractions to offer its visitors, too. In the following guide I will prese... [ read more ]

Visiting Thailand’s best cultural World Heritage Sites

Visiting Thailand’s best cultural World Heritage Sites

In one of the previous articles I have already presented you the natural World Heritage Sites of Thailand. In the followings I will present you the cultural sites. These are some astonishing historical sites of which most are ruined temples or historical towns and archeological sites. If you are interested in visiting Thailand’s best cultural World Heritage Sites, this article was written for you! I am absolutely sure that you will find this description useful and interesting. The most ... [ read more ]

Visit the best museums in Bangkok

Visit the best museums in Bangkok

Bangkok is a worldwide famous city, being a major commercial, business and tourist centre. The city has numerous things to offer for its visitors, such as beautiful Buddhist temples, fantastic hotels and restaurants, vibrant nightlife venues, gorgeous markets and other points of interest. The following article will present you some of Bangkok’s museums. If you love art and would like to make a visit to the amazing capital city, make sure to visit the best museums in Bangkok. If you would l... [ read more ]

The best Khmer temples in Thailand

The best Khmer temples in Thailand

The Khmer Empire was a powerful empire in Southeast Asia. It ruled parts of Thailand. As evidences of the empire’s domination over the country, there are remains of magnificent temples here. There are numerous Khmer temples in the country, especially in the northeastern part of it. Other provinces where visitors can find Khmer temples are the ones at the border of Cambodia and Laos. The Khmer temples were built of stone and are characterized by unique motifs, elements and structures. These a... [ read more ]

Top 3 things you should avoid in Thailand

Top 3 things you should avoid in Thailand

When you are going on holiday in a distant country like Thailand, it is recommended to find out as many things as you can about the culture of the respective country. As a tourist, you will have to pay attention to the etiquette which is very different from the European in many cases. Let’s see Thai etiquette! Thai people are very conservative. They consider their value system very strong and give big importance to it. Thai people are also very proud of the cultural heritage of the country. ... [ read more ]

The most popular Thai dances

The most popular Thai dances

If you are interested in the art of dance, Thailand is the perfect place to visit! The Thai dances can not be compared to the well-known classical dances of Europe. Thai dance is the main dramatic art form of the country. The dances can be divided into two major categories which correspond to the high art (classical dance) and low art (folk dance). The traditional Thai dances can be divided into three main categories: Khon, Lakhon and Fawn Thai. Thai dances can be also classified after the reg... [ read more ]

The best small towns and villages in Thailand

The best small towns and villages in Thailand

Thailand owns extraordinary natural and cultural heritage. The diversity of attractions is impressive: from jungle covered mountains to fantastic beaches and tropical islands, from scenic national parks and wildlife to ancient cities with spectacular Buddhist temples, this country offers an unforgettable experience! Not just the landscape of the country but also the food, the Thai traditions and festivals are some of the most attractive ones in the world. As for the cultural heritage, there ar... [ read more ]

The best attractions in Ayutthaya

The best attractions in Ayutthaya

Going to Thailand on holiday? It is a great place to get rid of the daily stress and take a rest. Thailand has some of the world’s most beautiful beaches and some of the most attractive cities. One of these is the ancient city of Ayutthaya. Just 85 kilometers north of Bangkok, Ayutthaya is a popular destination, especially for those who are interested in history, architecture and culture. The full name of the town is Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya and it was founded in 1350 by King U-Thong. It ha... [ read more ]

Top 5 Buddhist Temples in Thailand

Top 5 Buddhist Temples in Thailand

Buddhism is one of the world’s most common religion and philosophy. It is based on the teachings of Buddha and the believers’s goal is not less, than escaping from the cycle of rebirth, with other words the attainment of nirvana. The major part of Thailand’s population is Buddhist and the temples play an important role in their lives. Once you get to Thailand, you will realize how many Buddhist temples they have and how magnificent their architectural style is. The temples are surrounded... [ read more ]

Top 5 movie theaters in Thailand

Top 5 movie theaters in Thailand

Films from Hollywood, and even some big budget European films are the stuff you find on any cinema's schedule. If you feel like watching a movie when you're traveling in some foreign country, it's never difficult to find a place that screes the latest Hollywood blockbuster. But if you are visiting a place whose language, culture and cinema are radically different from your own, then going to the movie theater and watching a domestic production is a really interesting experience. Thai movies ... [ read more ]