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Archive for May, 2016

Top 10 Thailand Experiences (Video) Posted by on May 25, 2016

One Month in Thailand Itinerary

There’s so much to see and do in Thailand, but we’ve narrowed it down to the best of the best. Check out our Top 10 Thailand Experiences, showing everything from temples, to scuba diving, to epic motorbike rides, to the wild nightlife of Bangkok.

10 Best Thailand Experiences Posted by on May 23, 2016

Thailand is an incredible country to visit, offering something for every type of traveler. Whether you’re looking for sun and sand, adventure, culture, or just a good time, you can find it in the Kingdom of Smiles. For me, Thailand will always hold a special place in my heart – it was the first country…

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Railay Video Tour Posted by on May 18, 2016

With towering karst mountains, clear blue waters, and beautiful sandy beaches, Railay is one of the top places to visit in Thailand. Explore this stunning area, which is also home to some world-class rock climbing and a cave full of wooden phalluses.

A Guide to Railay Posted by on May 12, 2016

The beach town of Ao Nang is busy and super touristy, full of shops, massage joints, and plenty of go-go bars. Meanwhile, the rock-climbing mecca of Ton Sai is mostly undeveloped, with dirt roads, simple digs, and a steady stream of backpackers. If these two options seem like they’re on two extreme ends of the…

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The Royal Ploughing Ceremony Posted by on May 9, 2016

Today is a national holiday in Thailand – the Royal Ploughing Ceremony. The official name for the ceremony is quite long: พระราชพิธีจรดพระนังคัลแรกนาขวัญ prá râat-chá-pí-tee jà-ròt-prá-nang-kan râek naa kwăn It literally means “the royal ploughing ceremony marking the auspicious beginning of the rice growing season.” Since that’s such a mouth-full, most people just refer to it…

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Job Titles in Thai Posted by on May 2, 2016

People all across Thailand are enjoying an extra day off work today, in honor of National Labor Day (วันแรงงาน wan raeng ngaan hàeng châat). For more on the holiday, check out our post from last year, which includes information on the Thai workforce, wages, and more. In honor of all the workers out there, today…

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