Thai Festivals and how they are celebrate in Bangkok and across Thailand

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Vegetarian Festival Bangkok Chinatown

The Vegetarian Festival (Tesagan Gin Je) in Bangkok

Eating vegetarian is becoming more and more popular each year as people are focus on […]

Talay Bua Daeng Red Lotus Sea in Udon Thani, Thailand - photo by Susornpol Joe Watanachote

Where to go in northeastern Thailand (Isaan)

Relatively few tourists venture to northeastern Thailand, the region known as Isaan that is the […]

Songkran new year water festival in Thailand - photo by John Shedrick

Songkran 2017: What to expect and how to celebrate in Bangkok

There are three consecutive public holidays over the Songkran festival, which in 2017 fall on […]

Chinese New Year in Yaowarat, Bangkok, Thailand - photo by Aleksandr Zykof

Celebrating Chinese New Year in Bangkok

Chinese New Year is just around the corner and, with a huge community of Chinese […]