Krabi is one of my favorite places in southern Thailand. There are all the magnificent islands with the most prominent being Koh Phi Phi and one of the best kept secrets being Koh Krok. Then there is Koh Lanta, a beautiful and laid back island that’s great to relax for a few days. Ao Nang …
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Krabi is one of the most popular regions in all of Thailand, and the two most visited places in this region are Krabi Town and Ao Nang. If you travel from Bangkok to Krabi you are likely arriving at the airport, which is 13.5km northeast of Krabi Town. Now you have two options: You can …
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Krabi is a true paradise for beach lovers and Railay is one of the most famous and most popular beaches in the region, second only to Ao Nang. I have already written a guide on the top 7 beaches in Krabi, and of course Railay is included there but what I have not yet talked …
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Did you know that Koh Lanta is the second largest island in Thailand (after Phuket)? Yes, it’s larger than more famous places like Koh Chang or even Koh Samui, yet still not nearly as much visited. But okay, there is a reason for that: The beaches are rather average and there aren’t huge waterfalls like on …
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If you have just landed at Chiang Mai Airport then you probably want to get to the town center as quick as possible, to check into your hotel and go for a nice hand job massage right away or take it easy first and explore some of the nicest temples in town. The airport in …
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There couldn’t be a better place to start a trip around Isaan than Nong Khai that’s right up on the border to Laos. The laid back town on the Mekong Riverbank has quite a lot of charm and you might even end up staying longer than planned when you fall in love with the scenic …
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Phang Nga is the province north of Phuket and the beach town of Khao Lak becomes an increasingly popular alternative for people who seek a more quiet, laid back and generally more authentic Thai holiday experience. I have already published several posts on things to do at day and night as well as where to meet Thai …
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Koh Samui is one of the most visited places in Thailand and still if you read many of the “how to get there” guides on the internet, most of them seem to be outdated and often they don’t even tell you how long it takes with a particular type of transport. I revisited Koh Samui …
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Chiang Mai is one of the most popular places in Thailand for foreigners to visit. Most of them are traveling all the way from Bangkok as they either don’t have the time for several stops along the way or they just don’t know about the interesting places like Sukhothai, Phitsanulok or Kamphaeng Phet. The Bangkok – Chiang …
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Located 410 km northeast of Bangkok, the province of Buriram might be one of Thailand’s best kept secrets. It is not just home of one of Thailand’s most successful football club, Buriram United, the most modern race track in the country but also to the most significant Khmer site in Thailand. If you are planning …
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For some only a quick overnight stop on their way to Malaysia and for others a popular trip destination because of its bustling nightlife scene, Hat Yai is the capital of the Songkhla province and the most famous yet least touristic major city in the deep south of Thailand. Below are the different traveling options from …
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