Archive for July, 2016
Chiang Mai Jungle Trek (Part Two) Posted by sasha on Jul 27, 2016
The jungle trek adventure in northern Thailand continues with two more days. Visit a remote hill tribe village, become friends with elephants, and do a bit of cliff jumping to end the journey.
Chiang Mai Jungle Trek (Part One) Posted by sasha on Jul 25, 2016
Get out of the city and trek through the jungle in northern Thailand for an unforgettable adventure. Visit stunning hillside temples, relax by waterfalls, and sleep in a remote village on the first of a 3-day trek.
Asahna Bucha Day Posted by sasha on Jul 19, 2016
Buddhism is a crucial part of Thai culture, as nearly 95% of the population are Buddhists. As a result, many of the country’s most important holidays are Buddhist. Today is one of those days – Asahna Bucha Day (วันอาสาฬหบูชา wan aa-săan-hà-boo-chaa). It’s a public holiday, so people all over the country enjoy a day off to…
Jungle Trekking in Chiang Mai Posted by sasha on Jul 13, 2016
There’s much more to traveling in Thailand than relaxing on sandy beaches. Thrill seekers will be excited to find out that there are countless opportunities for adventure in the Kingdom of Smiles. From scuba diving at epic sites like Sail Rock, to tackling the 1,864 curves of the Mae Hong Son loop on a motorbike, there’s enough…
An Intro to Thai Language and Culture Posted by sasha on Jul 7, 2016
Thailand is a beautiful country that has been drawing tourists by the millions for decades. Whether it’s the sandy beaches of the many islands, the jungles of the north, the ancient ruins of former capitals, or the excitement of Bangkok, Thailand has something to offer every type of traveler. If you’re planning a trip to…