Colourful Chomphu Phanthip Trees at Kasetsart University

January 22, 2015
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Colourful Chomphu Phanthip Trees at Kasetsart University

Kasetsart University Kamphaengsaen Campus in Nahon Pathom (GPS: 14.026694, 99.974556) is a popular destination for tourists and photographers when the trees lining some of their roads blossom with pink flowers. This usually happens about mid-February until around March. The best location is the road leading to Gate 3. The scientific name for these trees is “Tabebuia”. More pictures on Sanook.com

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Ride an Uber Limo in Phuket for only 100 Baht

January 20, 2015
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Ride an Uber Limo in Phuket for only 100 Baht

Are you fed up with the taxi and Tuk Tuk drivers ripping you off in Phuket? Think that the Uber limos are too expensive? Think again. Between 20th January and 3rd February 2015 you can ride in an Uber limo for only 100 Baht. No promo...

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The 1st Thailand Gourmet Festival 2015

January 19, 2015
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The 1st Thailand Gourmet Festival 2015

Over 50 leading hotels and restaurants, Michelin Chefs and Master Chefs, as well as leading Thai Celebrity Chefs will join hands in creating phenomenal menus during “The 1st Thailand Gourmet Festival 2015″. The event will be taking place nationwide. In Bangkok there is the...

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New zoning policy introduced on Pattaya and Jomtien Beaches

January 19, 2015
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New zoning policy introduced on Pattaya and Jomtien Beaches

Thailand’s nationwide beach clean-ups continue into the New Year with Pattaya and Jomtien receiving a new zoning regulation to reduce space for beach chairs and umbrellas and offer larger...

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Beware of the “Honey Pot Map Scam” in Bangkok

January 12, 2015
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Beware of the “Honey Pot Map Scam” in Bangkok

If you visit any country in the world, you will most likely be scammed in one way or the other. It is inevitable. As a tourist to a new...

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“Thailand Tourism Festival 2015″ in Lumpini Park from 14-18 January

January 9, 2015
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“Thailand Tourism Festival 2015″ in Lumpini Park from 14-18 January

To celebrate the grand opening celebration of the “2015 Discover Thainess” campaign, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has rescheduled the country’s biggest tourism event, the Thailand Tourism Festival...

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Grand Parade to Launch “2015 Discover Thainess” in Bangkok on 14 January

January 9, 2015
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Grand Parade to Launch “2015 Discover Thainess” in Bangkok on 14 January

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has announced its readiness to celebrate the grand opening of their “2015 Discover Thainess” global tourism marketing campaign, with a spectacular parade that...

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Activities for Children’s Day 2015

January 6, 2015
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Activities for Children’s Day 2015

On the second Saturday during January every year, Thai people celebrate Thai youth by putting on National Children’s Day. This year it is on 10th January 2015. Listed below...

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Thailand to launch “2015 Discover Thainess” campaign on 14 January

January 5, 2015
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Thailand to launch “2015 Discover Thainess” campaign on 14 January

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has scheduled the grand opening celebration of the “2015 Discover Thainess” campaign for 14 January, 2015, with a range of events including a...

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New 8km Cycle Lane around Rattanakosin in Bangkok

December 29, 2014
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New 8km Cycle Lane around Rattanakosin in Bangkok

Cycling in Bangkok has just become a step easier and safer with the official opening of the eight kilometer cycle lane around Rattanakosin Island, the old quarter of the...

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10 Places to See the Beautiful Lights of Bangkok over the New Year

December 25, 2014
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10 Places to See the Beautiful Lights of Bangkok over the New Year

Bangkok is all lit up at this time of year to celebrate the festive season between Christmas and the New Year. The travel department at Kapook have come up with...

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AirAsia Launches 3 New Routes to Nan, Loei and Roi Et

December 24, 2014
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AirAsia Launches 3 New Routes to Nan, Loei and Roi Et

AirAsia is expanding its extensive network of destinations in 2015 with three new stops. In the new year you will be able to fly from Don Mueang to Nan,...

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Christmas Star Parade in Sakon Nakhon

December 24, 2014
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Christmas Star Parade in Sakon Nakhon

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is inviting local and international tourists to join a joyous festive parade and count glittering stars at the only annual Christmas Star Procession...

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Celebrating the “Colours of Doi Tung” during this festive season

December 23, 2014
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Celebrating the “Colours of Doi Tung” during this festive season

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is inviting tourists and visitors of Thailand to enjoy the “Colours of Doi Tung” celebration during this festive season to take in the...

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Silom Walking Street Every Sunday in Bangkok

December 23, 2014
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Silom Walking Street Every Sunday in Bangkok

There are a number of tourist destinations around Thailand that cater to shoppers by closing roads at the weekend. These walking streets can be found in places like Chiang...

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Enter the “Thailand Only Selfie Contest”

December 22, 2014
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Enter the “Thailand Only Selfie Contest”

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will be launching a selfie contest over the new year holiday with prizes totaling over 370,000 Baht. The aim is to encourage domestic tourism...

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The Reclining Buddha named among 10 of the world’s most impressive religious statues

December 22, 2014
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The Reclining Buddha named among 10 of the world’s most impressive religious statues

The famous Reclining Buddha image in Bangkok’s Wat Pho was recently listed as one of the 10 most impressive religious statues in the world by CNN Travel. The Reclining...

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Co-branding partnership between Thai Smile Airways and Cartoon Network Amazone

December 19, 2014
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Co-branding partnership between Thai Smile Airways and Cartoon Network Amazone

The co-branded marketing partnership between THAI Smile Airways and Cartoon Network Amazone will give a significant boost to Thailand’s tourism strategies and help meet the visitor arrivals and expenditure...

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U-Tapao Ripley’s Run successfully haunted 2,300 runners

December 19, 2014
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U-Tapao Ripley’s Run successfully haunted 2,300 runners

Fear and fitness joined forces this month at the U-Tapao Ripley’s Run, which saw fun runners chased round the Navel Airbase by over 300 growling zombies. The event, the...

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Bangkok Jazz Night by the River from 19-21 December 2014

December 19, 2014
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Bangkok Jazz Night by the River from 19-21 December 2014

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is organising one of the country’s biggest jazz music events from 19 to 21 December 2014, at the Santichaiprakarn Park, on Phra Arthit...

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Mario Maurer to promote Thailand in China

December 18, 2014
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Mario Maurer to promote Thailand in China

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has appointed Thai pop star Mario Maurer to promote the kingdom in China, under the ‘Tour Thailand with Mario Maurer’ project, as part...

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Seven top locations to celebrate New Year countdown 2015 in Thailand

December 12, 2014
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Seven top locations to celebrate New Year countdown 2015 in Thailand

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will be organising the New Year countdown 2015 celebration in seven major tourist destinations up and down the country – Bangkok, Chiang Mai,...

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U-Tapao Ripley’s Run is Thailand’s first haunted trail running

December 9, 2014
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U-Tapao Ripley’s Run is Thailand’s first haunted trail running

Thailand’s first haunted trail running “U-Tapao Ripley’s Run” is scheduled to take place on 13 December 2014, at the U-Tapao-Rayong-Pattaya International Airport in Sattahip, Chonburi. The U-Tapao Ripley’s Run...

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“No Smoking” Warning for Tourists in Bangkok

December 8, 2014
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“No Smoking” Warning for Tourists in Bangkok

If you are visiting Bangkok as a tourist then you should be warned that there are certain areas where you could be fined up to 2,000 Baht for smoking....

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Microcar Parade in Bangkok on Thursday for King’s Birthday

December 3, 2014
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Microcar Parade in Bangkok on Thursday for King’s Birthday

On Thursday 4th December 2014 there will be a Microcar Parade in Bangkok for the celebration of His Majesty The King’s 87th Birthday anniversary. About 120 vintage cars and...

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‘The Ferry Gallery’ is a contemporary public art space on the Chao Phraya

November 29, 2014
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‘The Ferry Gallery’ is a contemporary public art space on the Chao Phraya

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is inviting local and international tourists to experience Bangkok’s newest and innovative public art space ‘The Ferry Gallery’ that displays inspiring contemporary arts...

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Lonely Planet Traveller Destination Awards 2014

November 28, 2014
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Lonely Planet Traveller Destination Awards 2014

Visitors to Thailand seeking to experience the Best Tourism Destinations and Services as rated by the readers of Lonely Planet Traveller Thailand now have a list of 13 award-winning...

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