Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce the return of popular shopping promotion for visitors to Thailand during 1 November 2019 and 31 January 2020 with the “Amazing Thailand Grand Sale Passport Privileges” campaign. The campaign helps visitors increase buying power on a wide variety of products and services from over 200 leading service providers. The Tourism Authority […]
Looking for something new, but also old and authentic, in the Thai capital? Try Thonburi, Bangkok’s “left bank.” “Even the tuk-tuks here are cheaper,” says my Thai guide, Amy.
Chiang Mai has long been a popular destination, for its rich history, great shopping, fragrant food and surrounding mountain landscapes. Here are 4 northern destinations to add on to a visit to Chiang Mai.
Thailand is one of the most family-friendly destinations in the world so picking a Top 7 for kids is a hard call. Travel writer Deborah Dickson-Smith shares her favourites. 1. Elephant Hills, Khao Sok About two hours’ drive from Phuket, at this safari-style luxury camping resort, you’ll learn how to feed and bathe elephants, as well as learn […]
Guest blogger and award-winning Australian travel writer Louise Southerden finds there’s more to the Thai capital than temples and tuk-tuks on a Bangkok bike tour. Imagine a bike-friendly city and you’ll probably think of, say, Copenhagen or Amsterdam. Not an Asian city, and definitely not Bangkok, that sprawling stopover of a capital inhabited by 12 […]
Koh Kood is in the southern province of Trat. Visitors can now experience a two-day, one-night Thailand homestay for as little as $50, which includes learning about the local food, bicycle touring and trying your hand at craftwork, as travel writer John Borthwick discovers.
The Sydney Night Noodle Markets will once again transform Hyde Park into a bustling Asian street food festival this October. From 11–18 October, Sydneysiders can take a flavour journey through Asia with sizzling hawker-style stalls and live entertainment.
Travel writer John Borthwick provides a guide to the after-dark hub of shopping and eating in the heart of Bangkok: Sumhumvit Road.