Tag Archives: Thailand

Biggest Thailand Travel Mart in Chiang Mai, Thailand – A Successful Attempt to Attract Visitors

Providing an attractive platform for tour operators, representatives of hotels and resorts , travel agents and other tourism related personnel and associations, the Thailand Travel Mart 2017 Plus Amazing Gateway to the Great Mekong Sub region (TTM+2017) was held from the 14th to 16th June at the Chiang Mai International Exhibition and Convention Centre (CMECC). […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 24-Jun-2017
Anantara Rasananda, Tried, Tested and Recommended – A Luxurious Getaway by the Sea

A five-star resort that offers sumptuous facilities, spacious rooms and villas with plunge pools along with dining and wellness options, Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villas has been recommended by well known English newspaper publication, The Telegraph. This Anantara property has in fact become a popular choice amongst Koh Phangan resorts for tourists visiting Thailand. Resort […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 21-Jun-2017
Thailand 32nd Happiest Country in the World – Climbing up one Position from 2016

Thailand seems to be living up to its nickname of ‘Land of Smiles’ after being ranked the 32nd happiest country in the world, according to a study released by the United Nations (UN) in honour of International Day of Happiness. The ranking is based around a combination of a country’s life expectancy, GDP per capita, […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 15-May-2017
Amazing Thailand Grand Sale 2017 – A Plethora of Good Bargains

With attractive discounts on clothes, jewellery and electronic equipment, the Amazing Thailand Grand Sale of 2017 will be held from the 15th of June to 15 of August, 2017. Those planning to visit Thailand for this sale can consider accommodation at a hotel in Sukhumvit, Bangkok offering convenient access to the city’s main shopping areas. […]

By auburn
Date : 15-May-2017
Krabi Hits Record Arrivals with China Claiming Lion’s Share – More and More Tourists are Flying to this Exotic Destination!

Passenger arrivals to Krabi have seen a drastic growth with a record high of 66 percent in 2016. The staggering growth has been recorded in the latest Krabi Hotel Market update which was carried out by a Phuket based tourist consultancy organization, C9 Hotelworks. The report which was shared with the public shows a compilation […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 08-May-2017
10 New Restaurants to Visit in 2017, According to Asia’s 50 Best List – Best Delicacies of Asia

The region’s most prominent chefs, restaurateurs and food media gathered in Bangkok on the 21st of February for the much-awaited launch of the 2017 Asia’s 50 Best Restaurant list. The list of best restaurants, which was launched by the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants academy of voters, is an annual ranking of the best dining destinations […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 04-May-2017
Portuguese Artist ‘Vhils’ Makes His Mark on Charoen Krung Wall – Urban Art in Bangkok

Street artist Alexandre Farto, who also goes by the name ‘Vhils’, recently unveiled his latest artistic creation in the Thai capital, Bangkok. This special mural was part of a project titled ‘Scratching the Surface’ that includes such artistic displays in both London and Lisbon. This particular mural took five days to complete and can be […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 21-Apr-2017
2017 King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament – Helping Thailand’s Gentle Giants

An annual event that especially focuses on the wellbeing of elephants in Thailand, the King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament recently concluded in the Thai capital. Taking place on the Chao Phraya riverbanks, close to Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort, this popular tournament was held from 9th to 12th March. The tournament was open to the public […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 21-Apr-2017
Phi Phi Park Fee Reduction, Rejected by the Chief – Trying to Find the Balance

Despite calls from local boat operators in Thailand servicing the well known Phi Phi Marine National Park to reduce the admission rates charged from foreign visitors, Sorayuth Tanthian, the chief of the park has rejected such proposals. Local operators have blamed the high cost of admission as one of the reasons for declining numbers to […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 21-Apr-2017
Japanese Emperor and Empress Visit Thailand – Strengthening Cross-Cultural Ties

As part of a Southeast Asian tour, the Japanese Emperor Akihito accompanied by his wife Empress Michiko, recently visited the Thai capital, Bangkok. Following the Vietnam leg of their tour, the Emperor and Empress headed to Bangkok where they paid their respects to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej who passed away in October last year. […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 21-Apr-2017