Category: Travel Tales

Let’s make a List! Thailand Packing List

Thailand offers you a variety of things – be it the beaches and islands, trekking and rock climbing, temples and museums. It is a tropical country and if you think you can wear your swimsuits and short skirts everywhere, then you are in for a shock! Of course, if you …

James Bond Island

The 007 theme tune echoed in my head as we passed through Khao Ping Kan. This lonely looking limestone tower karsts got its name ‘James Bond Island’, thanks to its feature in the movie ‘The Man with the Golden Gun’. James Bond Island is in the Phang Nga Bay. It is …

Island Hopping

Thailand has a lot to offer to a traveler, be it the beautiful beaches, laid-back vibe or adventure activities like scuba diving. Whether you plan to stay for a week or you have got a long-term plan of delving deep into the country’s magic and aura, there is one thing …

Hotel or Hostel?

You’ve decided to book your tickets to Thailand. But where do you stay? I wouldn’t worry that because Thailand gives you a lot of options. Be it a hostel, cheap, budget or luxury hotels, bungalows, and resorts, one can always find a place to stay without worrying too much. For …

The Grand Palace, Bangkok

Historically significant, architecturally beautiful and spiritually important, The Grand Palace Bangkok is the most magnificent building depicting the glorious Thai architecture. Due to the fall of Ayutthaya to the Burmese in 1767, the capital was moved to Bangkok and King Rama I built this royal residence and administration center. The Thai …

Fifteen Thai Foods You Must Try

There are plenty of reasons to visit Thailand – the pristine white beaches, lush green forests, limestone cliffs, dynamic cities, and nightlife included. But the astoundingly diverse, world famous Thai cuisine tops the list. From street food to fine dining, one cannot miss the delicious burst of flavors in Thai …

Eight Things to do in Pattaya

Considered to be the travel destination for bachelors, when you hear Pattaya, all you think of is the neon lights, thumping music, bustling nightlife, parties, ladyboys, risqué shows and massages and drunk tourists. But there is a different side to this city. When we decided to include Pattaya on our …

Did You Know?

Every country has its own beauty and culture. Thailand is no different. One ought to know their customs and traditions and the sentiments and behavior of people before planning a trip. Thailand is famous for its hospitality. Not only the availability of lots of cheap and luxury hotels, and a …

Cabaret Shows

Thailand Cabaret Shows are a treat to the eyes. We had chosen the Simon Cabaret Show at Phuket and were floored. We didn’t know what to expect but was up for it as it was highly recommended by friends who had visited the place. The Phuket Simon Cabaret has been …

Bangkok

Nothing I thought I had learned from various sites, pamphlets and friends prepared me for the capital city of Thailand, the mesmerizing Bangkok. I was enthralled by the different facets of the city – the infrastructure and skyscrapers, culture and religion, shopping malls and markets, flyovers and sky trains and …

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