Archive for April, 2013

Flying Now Becomes Simpler: Air Asia Opened Office in South Pattaya

Air Asia Airlines

There is good news for all those who travel by airways as now air traveling has come closer to you. Discount airline Air Asia has inaugurated an office in Pattaya. Most of the booking takes place online or through telecommunication these days but a opening a office for personal interface for the customers is a smart move by Air Asia. This office is targeted at giving customers a more personal attention and getting better feedback. Sales manager Nattapol Banphakan claims it to be the first full-fledged Read more [...]

Remembering the Gems of Our History

Chakri Memorial Day

The greatest day of Thailand’s history is here. The Chakri Memorial Day, as we all know is a day to commemorate Chakri Dynasty. Chakri Dynasty has given Thailand a series of great noble kings. Thailand was formerly known as Siam. The kingdom of Siam was under the Burmese attack. Burmese troops brutally destroyed the region of Ayutthaya. A brave young man of noble Ayutthaya descent named Thong Duang took the lead. Together with the rebels he overthrew and replaced King Taaksin and regained Siam Read more [...]

Ride Your Way to a Greener Planet: “Bangkok Bike 2013”

Bangkok Bike 2013

When was the last time you rode your bicycle? Do you think bicycles are only for small children? Well then you are wrong. Unpack your cycle, clean it, polish it and fix all its spare parts because one of Thailand’s biggest biking tours is here. Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and NCC Exhibition Organisers (NEO) are putting together a great event called ‘the Bangkok Bike 2013’. The bike tour will be conducted from 2-5 May 2013 at Hall 4, Impact Muang Thong Thani. This tour is a hope to Read more [...]

Magical inking in Thailand: Thailand’s Magic Tattoo Festival

Magic Tattoo Festival

As most of us know tattooing is an ancient art and prevalent in almost all the cultures across the globe, it is also in Thailand. Every culture has some unique ritual or story. In Thailand during the spring, thousands of believers come to Wat Bang Phra in Nakhon Prathom province which is around 80 km (50 miles) away from Bangkok. Getting tattoo at this festival is unlike any other tattoo experience. Here you need to have deep faith in the religious outlook. People flock to this place to get tattooed Read more [...]

Welcome The Songkran Splendors

Songkran Splendors

Songkran, the Thai New Year is around the corner. It is the most important festival of Thailand and the most awaited celebrations not only for Thai citizens but also for tourists. Tourists, who crave for authentic Thai experience, participate in these celebrations every year. Hence post observing such trends, Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) as come up with a brilliant idea. TAT is organizing special celebrations in Bangkok and 12 other provinces especially for tourists. The main objective is Read more [...]

Congratulations!! Winners of ‘Amazing Birds Photo Contest’

Amazing Birds Photo Contest

As we all knew, Khao Kheow Open Zoo had conducted the ‘Amazing Birds photo contest’ since 26th Dec 2012, the competition got over on 28th Feb 2013. It garnered an enthusiastic response of 163 entries. It was reassuring to see so many talented photographers and nature enthusiast. On Sunday 31st march 2013 our honorable Assistant Director of the zoo, Mr. Khun A-pi-det Sing-ha-se-nee, presented the winners of the competition. From the total 163 entries, 10 finalists were selected. The first three Read more [...]

A Not So Lazy Afternoon In The Jungles of Thailand

Khao Kheow Open Zoo

Enliven a lazy afternoon by visiting the best of Thailand’s adventures. Visit the Khao Kheow Open Zoo’s afternoon eco tour package, which is designed to give you an afternoon filled with fun activities. The moment you enter the zoo you notice its rich ambiance. It is an instant way of releasing stress and calming your senses. Khao Kheow Open Zoo is popular for its large collection of rare and endangered wildlife species. Enjoy your welcome drink and a lavish lunch at the famous Green Hills Restaurant. Read more [...]