Tag Archives: Bangkok

Worlds Most Visited City, Bangkok Back on the Top – A Fitting Crown for Bangkok

Bangkok has been named the world’s most visited city, in the latest report conducted by MasterCard’s 2016 Global Destination Cities Index annual report. This however may not come as a surprise to many, as Bangkok was previously awarded as one of the top three most visited cities since the inception of MasterCard’s reports. Thanks to […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 24-Feb-2017
New Riverside Observation Tower to be Opened – The Latest Addition to Bangkok’s Cityscape

According to recent reports by the Bangkok Post, the government of Thailand is planning to construct a massive observation tower along the Chao Praya River banks. The proposed tower is expected to reach a height of 459 metres which will make it the country’s tallest structure, beating the record currently held by the 304 metre […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 24-Feb-2017
Red Cross Fair in Bangkok – An Open-Air Market for Charity

In order to raise funds and awareness for the Thai Red Cross Society, the Red Cross Fair takes place bi-annually in Bangkok. Numerous private and public organisations set up stalls with merchandise for sale. Additionally, to add some fun to the event, there are several stands with carnival games and food stalls selling delicious bites […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 02-Feb-2017
Bangkok Mentioned as the Cheapest Place to Visit – For a Wonderful Getaway that Would Not Break the Bank

TripAdvisor recently mentioned Bangkok to be one of the cheapest places to visit. During the high season which lasts for about three months starting from December, Bangkok offers inexpensive hotel rates, delicious yet budget-friendly food and plenty of entertainment. In order to discern the cheapest destinations, TripAdvisor took into account several factors, namely; airfare for […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 25-Jan-2017
Coldplay Coming to Bangkok – Time to Rock!

Coldplay, the British rock band led by Chris Martin announced their Asian leg of the ‘A Head Full of Dreams Tour’ recently and the band will be in Bangkok on 7th April. They will play at the Rajamangala Stadium and the tickets are priced at 1800 baht. Coldplay last performed in Bangkok in 2003. Coldplay […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 15-Jan-2017
WTTC Summit to be Held in Bangkok – Tourism Council Summit to Hit Thai Capital this Year

The WTTC Summit for 2017 is due to take place in Bangkok from the 25th to the 27th of April according to organizers. The Annual Global Summit of the World Travel and Tourism Council is now set to go ahead as planned says David Scowsill, CEO and President of the WTTC after The Royal Thai […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 13-Jan-2017
Ephemeral Live in Bangkok – Underground Music Event to Hit Thai Capital this Year

Tipped to be the premier underground techno music event of the year Ephemeral 2017 is set to take centre stage on February 12th in Bangkok. The event will take place at Live RCA in the Thai capital and will be the second event in the country with Paradise Beach in Phuket serving as the other […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 07-Jan-2017
Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort Rooftop Hydroponic Farm – Greens From the Rooftop

In partnership with the Bangsai agricultural centre, Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort has initiated its own rooftop Hydroponic Farm which provides fresh herbs and vegetables to guests. Designed using the dynamic root floating technique system and maintained using the hydroponic drip irrigation bucket system as well as the water fogging system, the rooftop farm is a […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 19-Dec-2016
General Public Want to Pay Respect for His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej – Unceasing Respect for a Popular Ruler

The whole of Thailand is in mourning after the death of one of its greatest rulers – His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej. The country was shaken by his death on 13th October, 2016. The ninth monarch of Thailand, His Majesty was conferred with the title in 1987 and was much loved by his country men […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 14-Dec-2016
Bangkok Beats London as Top Travel Destination – Topping the Mastercard list

According to the Mastercard Index of Global Destination cities, Bangkok clinched the number one spot in the most visited cities list of international tourists, pushing London into second place. Bangkok is a city of vibrant energy and attractions with luxurious hotels and resorts such as Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel providing easy access to these many […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 09-Nov-2016