Top festivals in Thailand in 2014

Top festivals in Thailand in 2014

With no doubt one of the most exciting tourist destinations of Asia is the “land of smiles”, the amazing country of Thailand. This gorgeous country is home to some of the world’s most fascinating attractions and destinations. It is also famous for its unique culture, great food, for the Thai massage and not only. Thailand is attractive for its great festivals and events, too. There are held numerous fantastic events all over the country. If you are planning a visit to Thailand this ... [ read more ]

Your tourist guide to the city of Hat Yai

Your tourist guide to the city of Hat Yai

The fourth largest city of Thailand, Hat Yai is a fantastic place to visit. It can be found on the Southern Gulf Coast. Although it is not popular among Western visitors, I think it’s worth discovering the city. The majority of the visitors are Singaporean and Malaysian tourists. It is easily accessible, as it has an airport. Besides airplane, it is accessible by train, by bus and by car, too. If you are interested in a journey to this city, I suggest you to read the following guide. It will... [ read more ]

Spend your Christmas in Thailand

Spend your Christmas in Thailand

Traveling for business purposes in Thailand during Christmas? Or would you just like to spend your Christmas in a foreign country? Although over 90% of the Thai population is Buddhist, Christmas is celebrated in many places and Christmas decorations can be seen in hotels, restaurants, on the streets and in numerous shops. It means a big business for local people. Christmas is advantageous primarily for hotels and shopping malls. As you can see, the tradition of this Christian feast can al... [ read more ]

The best fall festivals in Thailand

The best fall festivals in Thailand

If you want to visit Thailand this fall, you will surely have a wonderful vacation. There are thousands of tourist attractions in this spectacular country, ranging from Buddhist temples to historical parks, from mountain ranges to national parks, not to mention the fantastic festivals. Thailand is famous for its vivid and colorful festivals. There are held numerous great events and festivals throughout the year. Autumn is also full of some fantastic festivals in Thailand. So, if you are travel... [ read more ]

Top attractions of Lamphun Province

Top attractions of Lamphun Province

Lamphun Province is situated in Northern Thailand. It is bordered by Lampang, Chiang Mai and Tak provinces. The province is of a spectacular natural beauty, being situated in the valley of the Ping River and surrounded by gorgeous mountain chains. The historic name of the city of Lamphun is Haripunchai and the main symbol of it is Wat Phra That Haripunchai. Besides this fantastic temple, there are numerous other temples and attractions in the province of Lamphun. There is also a national museu... [ read more ]

Thailand's Monkey Buffet Festival

Thailand’s Monkey Buffet Festival

Thailand's festivals are always fascinating, always worth attending, and most of the time really fun. But they can seem a bit weird too, although that never negates the fun part. One of the strangest Thai festivals that was ever celebrated in the famous Monkey Buffet Festival held every year in the city of Lopburi in Lopburi Province, one of the country's central provinces. Although the Monkey Buffet Festival doesn't have any deep cultural or religious roots, it is a way to celebrate the loc... [ read more ]

5 great festivals in Thailand

5 great festivals in Thailand

Thailand is a mecca for backpackers, and its largest cities are nothing less than paradise for those who are all about the nightlife. But there is another side to Thailand, one that doesn't have as much to do with nightclubs, street food or natural wonders, but the culture and people of the country. Thai culture has been influenced by ancient India, China and Cambodia, and it has influenced them too. The essence of Thai culture can be glimpsed at museums and galleries, but the best way to ex... [ read more ]