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10 Things you must do in Thailand

Thailand - Ross French - August 5, 2020

Thailand Vacation

Thailand is one of the most preferred tourist locations in the world. One can easily spend a lifetime, here in Thailand. You will fall short of days on your Thailand vacation, no matter how long the itinerary assures. That is why they say, one trip is not enough to completely soak into the beauty of Thailand.

A happening nightlife to soothing beaches, Thailand has everything to offer you. The ruins of ancient kingdoms tell you the history that the small piece of land bears. The jungles echo the sound of nature. Your Thailand vacation will be full of surprises. Thailand has a unique culinary skill that is induced within its people and culture. Thai food is something to die for. The best part is, all these you get without draining out a lot, Thailand is best for budget travelers as well. Continue Reading

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10 Thai Dishes You Must Taste If You Are in Thailand

Thailand - Ross French - July 16, 2020

Thai Dishes

Traveling is therapy, and so is food. The pleasure of exploring local food and experimenting with new dishes is beyond comparison. If you are planning to visit Thailand on your next vacation, get ready for culinary exploration. Thai dishes are famous worldwide. But Everywhere you look, you will see the Street Food in Thailand for tourists. The Thai dishes available on the streets are the yummiest.

Thai cuisine has a significant influence from the food culture of the neighboring countries. Thai food history is as intriguing as the dishes that they have to offer you. They learned the use of spice from the Indians. Some Thai dishes have originated from China. Some have a western influence on them. Thai cuisine has made its way to the world’s busiest cities. Almost every big city has restaurants with Thai cuisine on their menu.

The street food in Thailand has become very popular among travelers. From ready-to-eat meals to drinks to snacks, the streets of Thailand are always bustling with hawkers and vendors. All the famous Thai dishes are available on the road. Checking them out has become one of the popular activities for travelers. Continue Reading

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3 Best Things about Phuket, Thailand

Southeast Asia, Thailand - Ross French - February 15, 2012

Phuket Holidays

Phuket is an island province located 530 miles south of Bangkok off the Andaman Sea on the west coast of Thailand. The city is a lively one with a well-deserved reputation as one of the party capitals of Asia. Also, nature lovers will enjoy a trip to the island’s many beaches and waterfalls. The island is connected to mainland Thailand by two bridges. It is located roughly midway between Bangkok and Singapore. The local airport, Phuket International Airport, receives visitors from as far away as Europe.

3 Best Things about Phuket holidays

Party Scene

The party scene for the Phuket holidays is impressive. The most energetic place to party on the island is Patong Beach. Patong has an impressive number of bars, clubs, discos, and nightclubs. The nightclubs with dance floors here is something not often seen in Thailand. Its stores and restaurants stay open late, as well. A variety of massage parlors and spas of all types are also available. The entire party area can be covered on foot, although there are plenty of transportation options available. Karon Beach is a little more laid back than Patong, perfect for those looking for a little less crazy, quieter place to party. The capital of Phuket City is more local-oriented and a good destination for those who want to get away from the tourist scene.

Beaches

The beaches in Phuket are impressive with their white sand and clear water. Many also take advantage of the premier opportunities to water ski, sail and snorkel available here. Patong is also a beach destination and is the largest beach resort on the island. The beach itself is about two miles long. Kata Beach is a good destination for those who want more of a family feel. That beach is lined with palm trees and has a nightlife that is a little more laid back. Kamala Beach is even more laid back and can even be deserted at times, even during times when the other beaches are packed. Art enthusiasts will surely enjoy a visit to Karon Beach, as an art community is located near the beach.

Waterfalls

Water enthusiasts will also enjoy a visit to the many waterfalls that are available throughout the island. The waterfalls are even more impressive late in the rainy season, which generally runs from May until October. Conversely, some waterfalls are essentially non-existent during the dry season. The waterfalls are generally much less crowded than the beaches, allowing for a more relaxing setting to enjoy a natural setting. Two of the best waterfalls are in Khao Phra Thaeo National Park. Bang Pae is Phuket’s largest waterfall and is about a 10-minute walk from the parking lot. Ton Sai makes up for its lack of size with a very scenic setting. Another beautiful waterfall in Kathu. Its forest setting only adds to this waterfall’s charm.

Why are you waiting for? Take a trip to Phuket Holidays!

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