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Trip budget to Koh Samui

Feb 13th, 2017

Trip on a Budget to Koh Samui

Whenever and wherever you plan a trip the first thing you do is deciding the budget to be spent. Today we’ll discuss how much it costs to travel to Koh Samui-the largest island on the east coast of southern Thailand full of wonders.  This island sees plenty of visitors, tourists, and foreigners, who want to […]

Bangkok

Apr 22nd, 2012

Bangkok, the Capital of Thailand

Bangkok is the capital city of and largest urban area in Thailand. It is known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, meaning “city of angels”. Bangkok is by far the most densely populated city in Thailand with about 12 million people. Bangkok was a small trading post near the mouth of the Chao Phraya River during the Ayutthaya Kingdom in the 15th century. […]

songkran-festival-thailand

Apr 9th, 2012

The Songkran Festival at Thailand 13-15 April 2012

The Songkran festival (from the Sanskrit word saṃkrānti,or literally “astrological passage”) is celebrated in Thailand as the traditional New Year’s Day from 13 to 15 April. It coincides with the New Year of many calendars of South and Southeast Asia. The date of the festival was originally set by astrological calculation, but it is now fixed. If these days fall on a weekend, the missed […]

Chiang Rai white temple

Feb 27th, 2012

Chiang Rai Thailand

Chiang Rai  is a city in Amphoe Mueang Chiang Rai, Changwat Chiang Rai, a northernmost Changwat in Thailand. Chiang Rai city was founded by King Mengrai in 1262 and became the capital of the Mengrai dynasty. Subsequently, Chiang Rai was conquered by Burma and remained under Burmese rule for several hundred years. It was not until 1786 that Chiang Rai became […]

pattaya beach

Feb 17th, 2012

Pattaya Beach on Thailand

Pattaya Beach is a beach in Thailand, located on the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand, about 165 km southeast of Bangkok located within but not part of Amphoe Bang Lamung (Banglamung) in the province of Chonburi. The City of Pattaya  is a self governing municipal area which covers the whole tambon Nong Prue […]