Posts about Thai Culture in Bangkok, Thailand and SE Asia

Flower Market Tour at Pak Khlong Talat flower market in Bangkok, Thailand, by The Market Experience (operated by Expique) - photo by The Market Experience

Our favourite unique tours and experiences in Bangkok

While at Expique we clearly love Tuk Tuk Tours and Food Experiences, there are so […]

Lhong 1919 in Bangkok, Thailand - photo by Lhong 1919

5 of the most stunning heritage buildings in Bangkok

Bangkok is a city that’s changing fast – but, in amongst the skyscraper shopping malls, […]

Christmas tree at Central World - photo by Kazuhiro Nakamura

Expique’s Guide to Christmas in Bangkok

Christmas is fast approaching and in this article you will find some ideas of how […]

New Year's Eve fireworks on the Chao Phraya river - photo by Prachanart Viriyaraks

Expique’s Guide to the New Year in Bangkok (Updated for 2017/18)

More updates for 2017/18 coming soon.  While Thailand’s most well known festival is the Thai […]

Trooping of the Colour in Bangkok - photo by That Hartford Guy

05 December: King Bhumibol’s Birthday and Father’s Day

Of the many public holidays on Thailand’s calendar, King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s Birthday on 05 December […]

Tuk Tuks in Bangkok - photo by Pedro Alonso

The story of Thailand’s tuk tuks

Practically Thailand’s national emblem, the humble tuk tuk is at the heart of the Bangkok […]

Krathing - photo by Chris Wotton

Loy Krathong – Thailand’s most picturesque and romantic festival

As Thai festivals go, Loy Krathong is probably the second most well-known and popular after […]

Chiang Mai in northern Thailand - photo by Andrea Schaffer

Where to go in northern Thailand

After Bangkok, Chiang Mai is among Thailand’s most-visited cities, and a jaunt up north figures […]

Statue of King Chulalongkorn and King Rama VI at Chulalongkorn University (Photo by Paul Trafford)

Chulalongkorn Day (October 23): A Brief History of the Thai Public Holiday

Updated for Chulalongkorn Day 2017 This year Chulalongkorn Day (23 October 2017) falls in the […]