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Long Weekend Sees Spike in Tourists on Koh Chang

Bangkok Post – 9 September 2020 Popular tourist destinations were teeming with holidaymakers over the four-day long weekend, giving the ailing tourism industry some hope of recovery. The four-day long weekend more...

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Bamboo Tattoo Guide

Why Get a Bamboo Tattoo? Or any tattoo for that matter.  Before I get into the reasons for having a bamboo tattoo and what makes it special, let’s look at why get a tattoo at all. more...

Island Guide

South Klong Prao Beach

The best location if you want a cheap hut or luxury resort on a long beach. You'll find plenty of great Thai food in the village near the south end of the beach.

Aerial Photos

Koh Chang From Above July 2020

These photos were taken by Nu from a police helicopter in July 2020. The helicopter was being used mainly to monitor ferry queue over the long weekend holiday at the end of July.  


Khao Khitchakut

Khao Khitchakut  – The Buddhist Stairway to Heaven Khao Khitchakut National Park, 28km north of Chanthaburi, is one of the smallest national parks in Thailand. Whilst the park is home more...


Trat Wants to Join 3-Airport Rail Extension

Bangkok Post , 5 August 2020 Trat: Residents want the government to extend the high-speed rail route that will link Don Mueang, Suvarnabhumi and U-Tapao airports through their province. more...


Thai Bananas: How to Grow, Buy and Eat Them

In Thailand, bananas can be found growing everywhere.  Some in the wild, others in gardens and farms. There are well over 50 varieties of Thai banana, however only 20 or so are more...