It always feels good to get out of hustling and bustling Bangkok for a few days and so last month I went down to Phuket for a long weekend. This has already been my fourth trip to Thailand’s biggest island and what I really like about it apart that it’s much more relaxing than a lot …
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For me there are three important things to consider when booking a hotel in Phuket: It should be located within easy walking distance to the beach, have a variety of nightlife spots nearby as well as set in a quiet environment. Especially the latter is quite unrealistic since if it’s close to the beach and has a …
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Chiang Rai is still one of Thailand’s best kept secrets. Even though there are so many fun things to see and do in Thailand’s northernmost province, the majority of tourists still stick to Chiang Mai when visiting this part of Thailand. Located about 820 km north of the capital Bangkok, you might choose your mean …
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Chiang Rai Highlights

Last updated: June 21st, 2018 | in Chiang Rai | Northern Thailand | Traveling

Thailand’s northernmost province is often overlooked by a lot of people that rather come visit its bigger neighbour Chiang Mai. And even though it might be true that it isn’t equally worthwhile to live in Chiang Rai there are many reasons why you should visit this province for more than just a a couple of …
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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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Chiang Mai Highlights

Last updated: June 21st, 2018 | in Chiang Mai | Northern Thailand | Traveling

Chiang Mai is a wonderful city. It’s not just on the must-visit list of most people traveling Thailand for a couple of weeks, it’s also one of the most popular cities for expats to live in. Bangkok is the number one and not because it’s more worthwhile to live there but because there are more …
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The Chayadol Boutique Resort is the newest hotel in Chiang Rai and it was my good choice to stay there during my recent trip to Thailand’s northernmost province. I knew I was having a great time there as I’ve already read their reviews on Agoda and Tripadvisor before making my booking. I arrived at the …
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There are countless of nice boutique hotels in Chiang Mai and that makes it quite difficult to make a good pick. The hotel should ideally be situated close to the old city walls (where some of Chiang Mai’s main attractions can be found), while not being too central and right next to one of the …
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Buriram Highlights

Last updated: June 21st, 2018 | in Buriram | Isaan | Traveling

Buriram might be one of the best kept secrets in Isaan. While clearly minor to its famous neighbor provinces of Khon Kaen and Korat in terms of economic performance, transportation services, infrastructure, population and size, there are quite a lot of reasons why the 30,000 citizen town also known as the “Town of Happiness” is well worth …
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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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